SPENCER VENABLES (ENGLISH, FL.1876-79), OIL ON PANEL, H 9.5", W 8", "THE LOVE LETTER"
An 1877 oil on mahogany panel titled "The Love Letter" by Spencer Venables. Artist's signature to the lower left, dated on the label verso. Frame measures H 15" x L 12.75"
As inspected under UV light, minor degree of inpainting (notable to lower right), moderate degree of original varnish fluoresces, minor accretions, moderate edge wear to frame. CP