06-05-2005 06-05-2005
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2295 Boston
June 5, 2005 11:00AMCalender
163A

Attributed to Benjamin Greenleaf (Massachusetts, 1786-1864) Portrait of Timothy Brainard Egerton.

 
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2295 Location: Boston Date / Time: June 05, 2005 11:00AM

Description:

Attributed to Benjamin Greenleaf (Massachusetts, 1786-1864)

Portrait of Timothy Brainard Egerton. Penciled and ink inscription on reverse reads: "Timothy Brainard Egerton/Born August the 10: 1790/Painted by Benjamin Greenleaf at Randolph, Vermont/March 31, 1816/Died in Manchester N.H. 1845 in October." Reverse painting on glass depicting a bust-length portrait of Egerton when he was twenty-six years of age, 12 5/8 x 9 5/8 in., in original frame. Condition: Good.

Note: A genealogical search records that Timothy Egerton was born August 10, 1790, and was the sixth of eight children born to Oliver and Lucy (Brainard) Egerton, and resided in Randolph, Vermont.
Estimate $8,000-12,000

Keywords

Timothy Brainard Egerton, Benjamin Greenleaf, Randolph, Vermont, Massachusetts, Timothy Egerton, genealogical search, Lucy (Brainard) Egerton, Oliver Egerton