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August 11, 2013 10:00 AMCalender

American School, 19th Century Portrait of a Sea Captain.

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Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2669MLocation: MarlboroughDate / Time: August 11, 2013 10:00AM


American School, 19th Century

Portrait of a Sea Captain. Unsigned. Gouache and crayon on artist board, c. 1820s, depicting a bust-length portrait of the gentleman, with a brig in the distance painted above his shoulder, 15 1/2 x 12 in., in a later molded giltwood frame. Condition: Minor stains to background.
Estimate $800-1,200

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American School, Sea Captain