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American School, 19th Century Portrait of a Gentleman.

Auction:
2509
Lot:
937
Sold for:
$1,185$1,000

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

Description:

American School, 19th Century

Portrait of a Gentleman. Unsigned. Oil on canvas, depicting a gentleman wearing a blue jacket with brass buttons, reportedly a sea captain from Pougkeepsie, New York, 22 x 18 in., in a later molded giltwood frame. Condition: Relined retouch, stable craquelure.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Retouch to areas on foreheadm cheeks, chin, jacket, much of background.

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American School, sea captain, Pougkeepsie

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