PAUL CHARLES EMMANUEL GALLARD-LEPINAY (French, 1842-1885)
"Ships in Venice"; Oil on canvas (framed); Signed and illegibly dated; 26" x 42"
Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500
Lined and professionally cleaned. Overall craquelure and heavy surface soiling. Larger cracks with separation of paint layers to upper center through center of canvas and bulge with associated cracking and paint loss at ship's sails. Few additional cracks with separation along lower third of canvas.