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Sat, Sep 16, 2023 01:00PM EDT
Lot 141

Charles Louis Kratke Oil on Canvas

Estimate: $400 - $600

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Rabbit Hunting Scene, an 1871 painting by French artist Charles Louis Kratke (1848-1921). Signed on work itself (hidden away in the trunk of a tree). Oil on canvas. This is a large shipping item with artwork measuring approximately 18" wide and 14 1/2" high. Artwork is in fair condition with scattered flecks of paint chipping away. areas of amateur in-painting present. Gilt frame measures approximately 28 1/4" wide, 25" high and 3 1/2" deep and is in fair condition with scuffs, dings and chips. throughout, but most notably at the upper corners. The painting has been less than expertly mounted so a slight gap exists between the left edge of the art and the frame. Large, heavy shipping item. Please inquire regarding shipping rates prior to bidding. Keywords: France, hare, sport, hunting