02-24-2002 02-24-2002
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
2128
February 24, 2002 10:00AMCalender
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American School, c. 1840 Miniature Portrait of a Woman Wearing a Tortoiseshell Comb.

$2,585$2,200
Auction: Sale #2128 - 2128 Location: Bolton Date / Time: February 24, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

American School, c. 1840

Miniature Portrait of a Woman Wearing a Tortoiseshell Comb. Unsigned. Watercolor on paper, the sitter identified on the reverse of the frame as "Mrs. A. Saunders age 18 years," sight size 4 3/4 x 3 5/8 in
N.B: The portrait resembles the work of Rufus Porter, (1792-1884).
Estimate $300-350

Keywords

American School, Rufus Porter, A. Saunders