03-01-2015 03-01-2015
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2786B Boston
March 1, 2015 10:00AMCalender
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Portrait of a Young Man

 
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2786B Location: Boston Date / Time: March 01, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Portrait of a Young Man, probably Pennsylvania, 1840, signed "W.L.," dressed in a black overcoat with floral-printed rose-colored waistcoat, black cravat, and wearing blue trousers, mounted in a gilt-gesso frame with brass loop hanger at top, ht. 7 1/2, wd. 6 1/4 in.
Estimate $400-600

Frame has wear and minor chips to corners, paper has only minor toning.


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Keywords

Pennsylvania