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American School, 19th Century Portrait of the Lizzie Oakford .

Auction:
2789M
Lot:
615
Sold for:
$1,169$950

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Auction:
Discovery - 2789M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
March 19, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

American School, 19th Century

Portrait of the Lizzie Oakford. Unsigned, titled and inscribed somewhat indistinctly along lower edge "The 'Lizzie Oakford' A Kelly Jun(?) Com(?) carrying by Seally(?) Dec 1 1857.," the vessel under a moonlit sky with lighthouse beyond. Oil on canvas, 14 x 21 in., in a modern giltwood frame. Condition: Relined, very minor retouch.
Estimate $500-750


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Lizzie Oakford, American School

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