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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
3121M Marlborough
August 12, 2018 10:00 AMCalender
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Sheldon Peck (Illinois/Vermont, 1797-1868) Portrait of a Gentleman

$4,305$3,500
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3121M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: August 12, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Sheldon Peck (Illinois/Vermont, 1797-1868)

Portrait of a Gentleman
Unsigned.
Oil on canvas, 26 x 21 in., in a black-painted molded frame with oval mat.
Condition: Lined on board, minor retouch primarily at edge of mat.
The Arthur & Sybil Kern Collection of American Folk Art
Estimate $2,000-4,000

The top edge of the canvas near the mat has retouch, there are very small (less than 1/8 in.) spots of retouch on the face. Canvas is layed down on board.


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Keywords

Sybil Kern