AFTER JAN VAN EYCK (Flemish, ca. 1390-1441)
Oil on canvas; Untitled (portrait of a distinguished gentleman holding a carnation), 18th c.; Unmarked; 25 1/4" x 17 1/2"; Provenance: Alexander Gallery, New York (label to verso)
Sale Price: $688
Estimate: $500 - $700
Lined. Overall craquelure and surface soiling. Losses to paint along lower edge and along repair to the right of carnation. Repair also with additional, heavier cracking to paint. Inpainting throughout, though most heavily to figure's face.