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Attributed to William Matthew Prior (American, 1806-1873) Portrait of a Young Man with Brown Eyes and Sideburns

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2558M
Lot:
212
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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2558M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 14, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Attributed to William Matthew Prior (American, 1806-1873)

Portrait of a Young Man with Brown Eyes and Sideburns, c. 1845. Unsigned. Oil on cardboard, 14 x 10 in., in a period grain-painted frame. Condition: Minor spot of retouch to background, minute paint losses, surface grime.

oil on cardboard, approximately 14 x 10 in., in a grain painted frame.
Estimate $2,500-3,500

Three small specks of paint are missing from gent's left facing eyebrow two on iris of the same and one on the other iris and small speck in background left of face.

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William Matthew Prior, Iris

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