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Henry Walton (American, 1804-1865) Portrait of "Cornelius Post, Aged 51 Years."

Auction:
2482
Lot:
394A
Sold for:
$3,555$3,000

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

Description:

Henry Walton (American, 1804-1865)

Portrait of "Cornelius Post, Aged 51 Years." Inscribed by the artist "painted by Henry Walton" l.c., the subject identified in Henry Walton's distinctive lettering on the reverse. Watercolor on paper, showing a three-quarter view of Cornelius wearing a dark green jacket and trousers, a black vest and stock, and seated in a Windsor chair, 8 3/4 x 6 1/4 in., in a molded tiger maple frame. Condition: Good, minor toning.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

Keywords

Henry Walton, Windsor chair , Windsor

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