Guus van Dongen Still Life Oil Painting, Early 20th Century
Augusta “Guus” Preitinger van Dongen (German-Dutch, 1878 – 1946)
Untitled (floral still life), early 20th century
Oil painting on canvas
Signed to the lower left
Augusta ‘Guus’ Preitinger van Dongen was the wife of noted Fauvist artist Kees van Dongen (Dutch-French, 1877 – 1968).
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- painting examined under UV light; patches of overpainting to the vase and to the background to the lower half of the painting; minor areas of inpainting to the lower half of the flowers; minor overpainting to the upper background; slight buckling to canvas with scattered tenting and cracks to the paint; scratch to the painting to the lower-left corner; patch to canvas to the lower edge to the verso; minor grime to the surface and yellowing to the varnish overpainting; nicks and scratches to the frame.
- measures frame; sight measures 24.5" W x 35.5" H.