07-27-2011 07-28-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2556M Marlborough
July 27, 2011 02:00 PMCalender
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American School, 19th Century Portrait of Warren Whitney Dutcher, Sr. (1812-1880) of Hopedale, Massachusetts.

$356$300
Auction: Discovery - 2556M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: July 27, 2011 2:00PM

Description:

American School, 19th Century

Portrait of Warren Whitney Dutcher, Sr. (1812-1880) of Hopedale, Massachusetts. Unsigned, identified on a presentation plaque. Oil on canvas, 30 x 25 in., stretched with Boston tabs, in a period frame.

N.B. Warren W. Dutcher was involved in the manufacture of Dutcher loom temples, which were devices for controlling the width of the weft yarn in power looms.

Provenance: By family descent to the sitter's son Frank J. Dutcher (1850-1930) of Hopedale, Massachusetts; by family descent to his son, Warren W. Dutcher, Jr., Hopedale, Massachusetts; by family descent, Massachusetts.
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

Massachusetts, Hopedale, Warren Whitney Dutcher , Sr., American School, B. Warren W. Dutcher, Frank J. Dutcher, Warren W. Dutcher , Jr.