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American School, Early 19th Century Portrait of John Perkins.

Auction:
2789M
Lot:
624
Sold for:
$615$500

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

Description:

American School, Early 19th Century

Portrait of John Perkins. Unsigned. Oil on canvas, he wears a powder blue vest, 17 1/2 x 13 in., in a molded gilt-gesso frame and liner with oval aperture. Condition: Patch repair u.r., areas of retouch.
Estimate $400-600

aperture dimensions 16 x 12 in. Retouch to upper right of figure's head where patched, retouch to lapel area, and to area just to right of figure.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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American School, John Perkins

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