Lot 289
German School (19th century), Bacchus Drinking from a Shell
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Oil on mahogany panel, partial signature at lower right "E. H...," retaining label to verso for the artist supplier Adrian Brugger of Munich, presented in an antique gilt frame with linen liner.

Panel 12 1/2 x 16 in.; Frame dimensions 17 x 20 3/4 in.

Extensive paint loss, including area of signature; unstable surface, with some current flaking of paint; yellowing to varnish; surface grime; chipping to frame; no evidence of restoration visible under UV light.