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American School, Mid-19th Century Three-quarter Length Portrait Miniature of a Boy in a Black Suit

Auction:
2922M
Lot:
247
Sold for:
$1,046$850

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2922M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 14, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

American School, Mid-19th Century

Three-quarter Length Portrait Miniature of a Boy in a Black Suit
Unsigned.
Watercolor on paper of a boy leaning on a round table with urn of plants in the background, 4 1/2 x 4 in. (sight), in a black lacquer frame with gilt liner.
Condition: No obvious damage or repair, not examined out of frame.

Note: Back panel inscribed with the name "William Henry Charpentier."
Estimate $600-800


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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