02-24-2002 02-24-2002
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
2128
February 24, 2002 10:00AMCalender
266

Attributed to Joseph G. Chandler (American, 1813-1880) Portrait of Twin Boys with Fishing Rod and Bow and Arrow.

$18,800$16,000
Auction: Sale #2128 - 2128 Location: Bolton Date / Time: February 24, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

Attributed to Joseph G. Chandler (American, 1813-1880)

Portrait of Twin Boys with Fishing Rod and Bow and Arrow. Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 50 1/4 x 49 1/4 in., unframed. Condition: Lined, scattered retouch, craquelure, and abrasions.

N.B. Chandler was born in South Hadley, Massachusetts, and studied portrait painting in Albany, New York, after training as a cabinetmaker. He was active in the 1840's through 1860's, latterly in Boston. His wife was also an artist.
Estimate $6,000-8,000

N.B. Chandler was born in South Hadley, Massachusetts, and studied protrait painting in Albnay New York after training as a cabinetmaker. He was active in the 1840's through 1860's, latterly in Bsoton. His wife was also an artist.

Keywords

N.B. Chandler, South Hadley, cabinetmaker , Massachusetts, Joseph G. Chandler, Albany