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American School, 19th Century Pair of Portraits of a Boy and Girl.

Auction:
2431
Lot:
597
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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2431
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 01, 2008 3:00PM

Description:

American School, 19th Century

Pair of Portraits of a Boy and Girl. "Messers. R. & W. Kerry Artists" printed on labels affixed to the reverse., watercolor on thin card, depicting full-length profile portraits of the boy and girl, c. 1840, 9 x 7 and 10 x 7 in. frames, housed in period molded wood frames. Condition: Toning, light stains.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

There is a light stain line that goes across the bottom third of the portrait of the girl.

Keywords

American School, W. Kerry Artists, Painting, Watercolor painting

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