Skinner

Auctioneers and Appraisers

Benjamin Blyth (Massachusetts, 1746-1786) Portrait of a Boy

Auction:
3167B
Lot:
217
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

social_share

Inquire

Tabs

About

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

Description:

Benjamin Blyth (Massachusetts, 1746-1786)

Portrait of a Boy
Unsigned.
Pastel on laid paper on board, 17 x 12 1/4 in., in a modern black-painted frame.
Condition: Light abrasions on surface.

Provenance: Roger Bacon; Nina Fletcher Little Collection; Northeast Auctions, August 1, 2009, Lot 491.
Estimate $3,000-5,000


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.

Keywords

Benjamin Blyth, Roger Bacon, Bacon, Human behavior, Middle Ages, Pastel, Philosophy, Surnames

Departments

Specialists