A YOUNG VIOLINIST, by S. Isabel Dacre.




Images: composited from images at Gorringe’s.

  • Media: oil on canvas.
  • Dimensions: 660 x 813 mm (0.54 m²).
  • History: “signed and dated 1904“; auctioned 18 June 1985, auctioned Phillip’s, London, “The Young Violinist“; auctioned 1 Oct 2019, Gorringe’s, Lewes, “Oil on canvas with a rather shiny varnish, paint showing a pronounced craquelure which is starting to lift throughout to the point where it is getting close to flaking particularly through the skirt, but also in the flesh tones otherwise small fibres or hairs are stuck in the varnish most notably the brown area in front of her face, signed lower right, housed in an old an probably original ebonised frame which has a few small dents and losses, a paper label attached giving further details of the work such as title, date etc.,” sold.
  • Location: unknown.