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Edward Green Malbone (Rhode Island, 1777-1807) Pair of Miniature Portraits of Aleph and Francis Brinley

Auction:
3121M
Lot:
768
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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3121M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 13, 2018 4:30PM

Description:

Edward Green Malbone (Rhode Island, 1777-1807)

Pair of Miniature Portraits of Aleph and Francis Brinley
Unsigned.
Watercolor on ivory, 3 5/8 x 3 in., in lacquered frames.
Condition: Abrasions and pigment loss in the background of the image of the man.
Estimate $3,000-5,000


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Keywords

Francis Brinley, Edward Green Malbone, Aleph, Malbone Castle and Estate, Portrait miniature, Visual arts, Watercolor painting

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