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American School, 19th Century Miniature Portrait of a Gentleman.

Auction:
2282
Lot:
26
Sold for:
$823$700

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2282
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
August 14, 2005 10:00AM

Description:

American School, 19th Century

Miniature Portrait of a Gentleman. Unsigned. Watercolor on ivory, the portrait possibly depicting a ship's captain, showing the gentleman wearing a blue jacket with a ship sailing on coastal waters in the distance, 2 1/2 x 2 in., in a molded wood frame (deteriorating glass, frame cracked). Condition: Unobtrusive crack on right edge.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

American School, Painting, Portrait miniature, Watercolor painting

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