American School, 19th Century Portrait of a Gentleman.
- Sold for:
- American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2482
- Date / Time :
- November 08, 2009 11:00AM
American School, 19th Century
Portrait of a Gentleman. Unsigned, sitter identified on frame and in inscription on a label affixed to the stretcher: "Richard Pyle Died June 6, 1832." Oil on canvas, c, 1820, 17 1/2 x 14 1/8 in., in original molded gilt-gesso frame. Condition: Small puncture u.l., minor paint losses, craquelure.
Paint losses u.c. just above head, u.l. near edge, a couple small spots l.l. and l.r.