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August Edouart (French/American, 1789-1861) Silhouette Portrait of Henrietta Watson.

Auction:
2349
Lot:
404
Sold for:
$2,115$1,800

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2349
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 18, 2007 11:00AM

Description:

August Edouart (French/American, 1789-1861)

Silhouette Portrait of Henrietta Watson. Signed "Aug. Edouart fecit 1841" l.r., subject name inscribed l.l. Cut paper and ink on paper, depicting a full-length profile portrait of a woman holding a basket of flowers,10 3/8 x 7 7/8 in., in a period molded bird's-eye maple frame with gilt liner. Condition: Toning, minor foxing.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Keywords

Henrietta Watson, Book collecting, Silhouette

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