08-13-2017 08-13-2017
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
3022M Marlborough
August 13, 2017 10:00AMCalender
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William Matthew Prior (Massachusetts/Maine, 1806-1873) Portrait of Mary Jane Folsom (Hunter)

$8,610$7,000
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3022M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: August 13, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

William Matthew Prior (Massachusetts/Maine, 1806-1873)

Portrait of Mary Jane Folsom (Hunter)
Unsigned.
Oil on board, 14 x 10 in., inscribed on back with sitter's name and dates, unframed.
Condition: Minor paint loss at edges from past framing.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

Minor paint loss along edges where image contacted frame, two small spots of paint loss to the left of the woman's head, no apparent retouch.


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Keywords

Mary Jane Folsom (Hunter), William Matthew, Matthew Prior