Lot 6001 - ibid122 ibid Old Master & 19 c. Paintings - Wednesday, 06. October 2021, 01.30 PM

GEORGES DESMARÉES

(Gimo 1697–1776 Munich)
Portrait of Elector Maximilian III. Joseph von Bayern (1727–1777).
Oil on canvas.
77.2 × 62 cm.

Provenance:
- Rapp collection, Munich, circa 1880–1903.
- Via inheritance, private collection Basel, since1922.
- To the current owner, Swiss private collection.

Condition:
Oil on canvas, lined. Paint surface with a fine network of craquelure and small colour abrasions in parts. Sporadic colour abrasion along the edges.
Under UV light: some retouching and retouched craquelure visible on the figure and in the background. Varnish appears in fluorescent green.
Dimensions with frame: 98 x 82.5 cm.

CHF 2 000 / 3 000

€ 1 870 / 2 800

Sold for CHF 3 875 (including buyer’s premium)
All information is subject to change.