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Thomas Skynner (act. 1840-1852) Portraits of Mr. and Mrs. Jacob Conklin

Auction:
3121M
Lot:
354
Sold for:
$28,290$23,000

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

Description:

Thomas Skynner (act. 1840-1852)

Portraits of Mr. and Mrs. Jacob Conklin
Unsigned.
Oil on canvas, 30 x 24 in., in mahogany veneer frames.
Condition: Relined, retouch.

Provenance: Edgar William & Bernice Chrysler Garbisch; Whitney Museum of Art, New York; Sotheby's, January 16, 1999, Lot 272.

Exhibitions: Naive American Paintings, Whitney Museum of Art, New York, July 15-August 19, 1971.
The Arthur & Sybil Kern Collection of American Folk Art
Estimate $10,000-15,000


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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Jacob Conklin, Edgar William, Bernice Chrysler Garbisch, Sybil Kern, Thomas Skynner, Whitney

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