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Portrait Miniature of a Gentleman

Auction:
2509
Lot:
660
Sold for:
$326$275

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2509
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 15, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Portrait Miniature of a Gentleman, America, 1836, signed and dated "By R.W. Jenks 1836." l.c. and inscribed "Judson Mascraft Northboro, Mass./by R.W. Jenks" on the backing paper. Watercolor and graphite on paper heightened with China white, bust-length profile portrait, sight size 3 1/8 x 2 1/4 in., mounted in a period molded giltwood frame. Condition: Minor toning.
Estimate $300-500

Paper not laid down.

Keywords

Massachusetts, China, Painting, Portrait miniature, Watercolor painting

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