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Attributed to Bernard Downes (English, 18th Century) "Portrait of Sarah Mainwaring, later wife of Thomas Wilkerson"

Auction:
2481
Lot:
233
Sold for:
$2,133$1,800

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2481
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 24, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Attributed to Bernard Downes (English, 18th Century)

"Portrait of Sarah Mainwaring, later wife of Thomas Wilkerson",
signed and inscribed Pinxt 1750, lower left, sitter identified by label on verso,
oil on canvas, framed, 30 1/4 by 25 1/2 in.

Estimate $1,500-2,000

Relined; scattered re-touch; recently cleaned and stabilized; frame 18th or early 19th century but re-cut to fit present painting.

Keywords

Bernard Downes, Sarah Mainwaring, Thomas Wilkerson, oil

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