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Three Framed Watercolor Portrait Miniatures of Men

Auction:
2918T
Lot:
1471
Sold for:
$677$550

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Auction:
Discovery - 2918T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 09, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Three Framed Watercolor Portrait Miniatures of Men, 19th century, one titled "My Grandfather," one with sheet music, and one man with sideburns, (imperfections), ht. to 10, wd. to 8 3/4 in.
Estimate $400-600

man with sideburns exhibits toning and acid burns/stains to the right of his head, with losses to the frame. The man with the hat only exhibits toning, and the young man has cracks to the glass and a craquelure to dark sections, ie. coat, collar, and desk.


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.

Keywords

Facial hair, Hairstyles, Portrait, Portrait miniature, Sideburns, Watercolor painting

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