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Jane Stuart (American, 1812-1888) Portrait of George Washington

Auction:
2299
Lot:
146
Sold for:
$3,819$3,250

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2299
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 18, 2005 4:00PM

Description:

Jane Stuart (American, 1812-1888)

Portrait of George Washington
Unsigned, identified on a partial handwritten label and with a New York canvas
stamp on the reverse.
Oil on canvas, 17 x 17 in. (43.1 x 43.1 cm), framed.
Condition: Loss l.c., retouch, varnish inconsistencies, craquelure.

Provenance: Descended from the current owner's great grandmother, who lived in Franklin House, Newport, Rhode Island. Franklin House was purportedly once inhabited by Jane Stuart.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

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Jane Stuart, George Washington, current owner , Rhode Island

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