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William W. Kennedy (act. Maryland/Massachusetts, 1817-1871) Portrait of a Woman Wearing a White Ruffled Bonnet.

Auction:
2789M
Lot:
651
Sold for:
$615$500

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

Description:

William W. Kennedy (act. Maryland/Massachusetts, 1817-1871)

Portrait of a Woman Wearing a White Ruffled Bonnet. Signed "W.W. Kennedy ptr." and inscribed "Taken at the age of 82/1846" on verso. Oil on canvas, 24 x 20 in., in a period, molded, grain-painted frame with gilt liner. Condition: Scattered paint losses, craquelure.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

Several small scattered paint losses, mainly around the stretcher line, and upper left corner, but a few on women's dress, canvas does not fit snugly over the stretcher,


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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