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American School, 19th Century Portrait of a Terrier and a Portrait of Three Kittens in a Basket.

Auction:
2556M
Lot:
760
Sold for:
$368$300

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Auction:
Discovery - 2556M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
July 28, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

American School, 19th Century

Portrait of a Terrier and a Portrait of Three Kittens in a Basket. Unsigned. Oil on canvas, Portrait of a Terrier, 12 1/2 x 8 1/2, in a period molded wood frame, Portrait of Three Kittens in a Basket, 12 x 18 in., in a period gilt gesso and oak frame. Condition: Terrier portrait canvas is loose from stretcher and has surface grime; kittens portrait with stable craquelure, minor paint losses, and surface grime.
Estimate $300-500

Terrier canvas is stretched around cardboard and nailed within frame.

Keywords

American School, Oil painting, Terriers

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