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Rufus Porter (Connecticut/Massachusetts, 1792-1884) Profile Portrait of a Young Woman in a Blue Dress

Auction:
3121M
Lot:
260
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3121M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 12, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Rufus Porter (Connecticut/Massachusetts, 1792-1884)

Profile Portrait of a Young Woman in a Blue Dress
Unsigned.
Watercolor on paper, 3 1/2 x 2 3/4 in., in a gilt molded frame with eglomise mat.
Condition: Minor toning.

Provenance: Gail and Bert Savage, April 18, 1982.

Exhibitions: Rufus Porter Rediscovered, Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, New York, April 12-July 6, 1980.
The Arthur & Sybil Kern Collection of American Folk Art
Estimate $1,000-2,000


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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Sybil Kern, Gail Savage, Bert Savage, Yonkers, Genealogy, Porter, Rufus, Rufus Porter, Yonkers, New York

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