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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3167B Boston
November 3, 2018 10:00 AMCalender
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American School, Mid-19th Century Triple Portrait of Mary Jane, George Augustus, and Adeline Augusta Booth

$7,380$6,000
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3167B Location: Boston Date / Time: November 03, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

American School, Mid-19th Century

Triple Portrait of Mary Jane, George Augustus, and Adeline Augusta Booth
Unsigned.
Oil on canvas, 32 x 31 in., in a mahogany veneer frame.
Condition: Relined, scattered spots of retouch.

Provenance: Charles Frederick Booth (b. 1824), descended through his family until acquired by Sumpter Priddy, III, Richmond, Virginia, from whom the Kerns acquired it on August 14, 1994.
Provenance: The Arthur & Sybil Kern Collection of American Folk Art.
Estimate $4,000-6,000


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Keywords

George Augustus, Mary Jane, Sybil Kern, Charles Frederick Booth, Adeline Augusta Booth, Richmond