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R.W. Jenks (American, 19th Century) Portrait of a Gentleman

Auction:
3158T
Lot:
1058
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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3158T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 25, 2018 12:00PM

Description:

R.W. Jenks (American, 19th Century)

Portrait of a Gentleman
Signed "By R.W. Jenks" in pencil below the image.
Watercolor on paper, dia. 2 3/4 in., in a gilt molded frame.
Condition: Toning.

Provenance: Oscar Poriss, West Hartford, Connecticut, January 13, 1983.
Provenance: The Arthur & Sybil Kern Collection of American Folk Art.
Estimate $300-500


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Oscar Poriss, Sybil Kern, Jenks, West Hartford

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