Josef Weidner Portrait Oil Painting of Formally Dressed Man, circa 1850
Josef Weidner (Austrian, 1801 – 1871)
Untitled (portrait of formally dressed man), 1843 or 1853
Oil painting on canvas
Signed and dated to the lower left
Includes an overhead frame light (not operational)
- frame light does not appear to be in working condition at the time of cataloging; artwork shows signs under UV-light and to the verso of canvas of inpainting and significant water damage; craquelure, scratching, scuffing, flaking, and accretions to paint; buckling and minor indentations to canvas; chipping and flaking to the veneer of frame scattered throughout; abrasions, scratching, scuffing, discoloration, and adhesive residue to frame.
- measurements of frame; sight measures 15.75" W. × 20.75″ H.