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American School, 19th Century Portrait of a Mother and Daughter

Auction:
3121M
Lot:
446
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

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

Description:

American School, 19th Century

Portrait of a Mother and Daughter
Unsigned.
Oil on canvas, 11 5/8 x 9 5/8 in., in a black-painted frame.
Condition: Minor retouch in spots adjoining the girl's head and in the lower portion of her dress.

Provenance: Dennis Raleigh Antiques, August 8, 2012.

Note: The painting is very similar to Mother and Daughter with Almond-shaped Eyes, c. 1828, attributed to Joseph Stone in the collection of the Shelburne Museum, Shelburne, Vermont.
The Arthur & Sybil Kern Collection of American Folk Art
Estimate $2,000-3,000

Minor retouch in spots adjoining the girl's head and in the lower portion of her dress. Retouch spots are associated with repaired punctures.


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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Dennis Raleigh Antiques, Sybil Kern, Joseph Stone, Havemeyer family, Shelburne, Vermont

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