03-06-2011 03-06-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2538B Boston
March 6, 2011 11:00 AMCalender
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German/American School, 18th Century Pair of Portraits of a Husband and Wife.

$1,778$1,500
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2538B Location: Boston Date / Time: March 06, 2011 11:00AM

Description:

German/American School, 18th Century

Pair of Portraits of a Husband and Wife. Unsigned, both with paper label fragments with indistinct Germanic names and inscriptions. Oil on oval copper panels, 7 x 5 1/2 in., housed in oval molded giltwood frames. Condition: Surface grime.

Provenance: Reportedly by family descent in the Dearborn family of New York City and New Orleans.
Estimate $2,500-3,500

Keywords

German/American School, New York City, New Orleans