Paul-Louis-Narcisse Grolleron

1848-1901, French

"The Encounter"

Oil on canvas
Signed lower right: P. Grolleron; titled by repute
36.5" H x 29" W

  • Condition: Visual: Surface dirt and grime. Craquelure scattered throughout, some of which is slightly unstable, such as in a 1.25" x 0.375" area near the center of the upper edge. Various soft, vertical and horizontal creases scattered throughout, visible mostly in a raking light. Slight stretcher bar creases along all four edges. A 0.125" x 0.375" pressure mark or touched-up repair showing in the distant clump of trees at the far right.

    Blacklight: No evidence of restoration. Difficult to read under varnish.

    Frame: 42" H x 35.25" W x 3" D

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