ALICE MARJORY GOW-STEWART (BRITISH, 19TH C) OIL ON CANVAS, H 18", W 13", SEATED YOUNG WOMAN PLAYING GUITAR
A 19th century oil on canvas signed by Alice Marjory Gow-Stewart. Depicting a seated young woman playing a guitar. Artist's signature to the lower right. Frame measures H 22.5" x L 17.5".
As viewed under natural and UV light, early if not original varnish fluoresces. Showing a DIA 1/4" inpainting to the upper right corner, DIA 1/2" to neck of guitar, to the lower left edge and DIA 1/4" to central left edge. Having a L 1.5" rip the center of canvas. Having a L 4" scratch to the lower left quadrant. Old craquelure throughout. Having a 1" x 1" patch to the canvas verso. CP