Hendrik Frans Schaefels (Belgian, 1827-1904)
Oil on canvas
25 x 23-1/2 inches (63.5 x 59.7 cm)
Signed, inscribed and dated lower right: Hendrick F. Schaefels fecit 1852 / XX
Private collection, Palm Beach, Florida.
Unlined canvas; there appears to be moderate craquelure throughout with a few tiny flakes of loss and stretcher creases; small abrasions with loss at top edge; canvas is slightly buckling; under UV exam, there appears to be a 2 x 3 inch passage of inpainting in upper right corner; a few spots of inpainting in foilage at upper left; a quarter-sized section of inpaint to the lower right of female statue as well as a few scattered dots. Framed Dimensions 30.25 X 37.75 Inches