Friedrich Wigand (1800-1853)
Friedrich Wigand (Russian, 1800-1853). Portrait of a Young Man, 1841. Oil on canvas, 12.5 x 16 inches. Framed measurement: 17 x 20.5 inches. Signed and dated lower right margin.
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Painting is in original condition and would benefit from a cleaning. On small area of damage to canvas lower margin to the left of jeweled shirt studs. Paint layer has contracted slowly over years of drying process in area of blue tassel. Consequently it appears cracked when in fact it is raised, creating a tiny ridge, like scar tissue. The area is stable, no flaking or loss.