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Italian School, 19th Century Portrait of Captain Seth Crosby.

Auction:
2482
Lot:
276
Sold for:
$2,370$2,000

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2482
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 08, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Italian School, 19th Century

Portrait of Captain Seth Crosby. Signed, dated 1834, and subject identified in inscriptions on the reverse "Capt. Seth Crosby/Posa Baiyutupi Carrea Pinxt Genova 1834." Oil on canvas, 29 x 24 1/4 in., unframed. Condition: Three old patch repairs, two c.l., one c.r., craquelure, retouch to hair, cravat, vest, small paint loss on jacket.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Canvas loose in several areas on tacking edge.

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Seth Crosby, Italian School, Seth

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