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Framed Silhouette Group

Auction:
2337
Lot:
138
Sold for:
$940$800

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2337
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 04, 2006 3:00PM

Description:

Framed Silhouette Group, Yarmouthport, Maine, early 19th century, depicting three hollow-cut portraits of a gentleman and two boys, identified by indistinct penciled inscriptions and a label affixed to the reverse, with ink, pencil, gilt, and watercolor embellishments, the images separated by a black paper mat (toning), sight size 3 x 7 3/8 in., mounted in a single molded wood frame.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Keywords

Framed Silhouette Group, Maine, Yarmouthport, Silhouette, Watercolor painting

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