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American School, 19th Century Portrait of a Little Boy Wearing a Black Suit.

Auction:
2482
Lot:
412
Sold for:
$1,185$1,000

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

Description:

American School, 19th Century

Portrait of a Little Boy Wearing a Black Suit. Unsigned, the boy identified on a label on the reverse as George Archer DeKay (b. February 25, 1825, d. October 1, 1850). Oil on wood panel, c. 1832, 6 1/2 x 5 1/4 in. in a period gilt-gesso frame. Condition: Retouch on face, jacket, and background.
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

American School, George Archer DeKay, Panel painting

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