Untitled (woman’s portrait), mid 20th century
Oil painting on canvas
Signed to the lower right, appears to read “J. Bolles”
- discoloration and accretion throughout; patch to center area of canvas; craquelure throughout; significant restoration overpainting throughout surface, noted under UV light and by a visible difference in surface textures and sheen; loose tension and stretcher marks to canvas, with canvas pulled loose from tacks to upper right corner; frays, tears, and edge wear to canvas, with flaked paint loss; surface abrasion with paint loss to upper right; edge wear to wooden stretcher bars.