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Alden Finney Brooks (American, 1840-1931) Lot of Two Portrait Miniatures Of Young Girls: Flaxen Curls

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2387
Lot:
136
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$200$200

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2387
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 16, 2007 4:00PM

Description:

Alden Finney Brooks (American, 1840-1931)

Lot of Two Portrait Miniatures Of Young Girls: Flaxen Curls and The Girl with the Golden Tresses
Unsigned, the former identified in an inscription on the reverse, both identified on
accompanying labels.
Watercolor on paper, circular formats, diameters to 2 5/8 in. (6.6 cm), unframed.
Condition: Subtle toning.

Provenance: Ex-collection of Louis Prang, Boston, as noted on labels.
Estimate $400-600

Trimmed sheets to circular format . Laid down to cardstock. Taped verso to gold painted beveled mats.

Keywords

Alden Finney Brooks, Louis Prang, Painting, Tresses, Watercolor painting

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