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Anglo-American School, 19th Century Portrait of a Sea Captain.

Auction:
2431
Lot:
222
Sold for:
$1,778$1,500

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2431
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 01, 2008 3:00PM

Description:

Anglo-American School, 19th Century

Portrait of a Sea Captain. Unsigned, inscribed "J.R. Anderson Wiverton" in pencil on the reverse. Watercolor on paper c. 1845, depicting the gentleman standing with sailing vessels in the distance, 9 3/8 x 7 7/8 in., in a period frame. Condition: Toning, minor foxing.
Estimate $1,500-2,000

about 3 small foxmarks, some of the background surfaces are lightly abraded.

Keywords

Anglo-American School, Sea Captain , Book collecting, Watercolor painting

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