American School, 19th Century Portrait of a Girl Wearing a Green Dress.
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- American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2431
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- November 01, 2008 3:00PM
American School, 19th Century
Portrait of a Girl Wearing a Green Dress. Signed on back "Chas K. Palmer/July 1838." Oil on canvas, 30 x 25 1/4 in., in a period molded giltwood frame. Condition: Scattered retouch primarily to background. A few small spot of retouch to face.
Reference: See Groce and Wallace The New york Historical Society's Dictionary of artist's in America. It lists a C. K. Palmer, a portrait and miniaturepainter working probably in Connecticut, about 1840-42.