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American School, 19th Century Portrait of a Woman Wearing a Blue Dress.

Auction:
2431
Lot:
404
Sold for:
$1,185$1,000

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2431
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 01, 2008 3:00PM

Description:

American School, 19th Century

Portrait of a Woman Wearing a Blue Dress. Unsigned. Pastel on paperboard, c. 1815, 13 x 10 in., in a period molded wood frame. Condition: Minor foxing.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Foxing- There are about seven very small spots on her neck, one under the lace collar, a couple small specks under her left facing nostril, and some unobtrusive spots in the background- about five small ones above her right facing shoulder and a few couple to her left.

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American School, Book collecting, Pastel

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