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Horace Bundy (Vermont/New Hampshire, 1814-1883) Portrait of Thomas Lake

Auction:
3222B
Lot:
421
Sold for:
$523$425

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3222B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 02, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Horace Bundy (Vermont/New Hampshire, 1814-1883)

Portrait of Thomas Lake
Signed, inscribed, and dated "H. Bundy/Artist/Aug 1840/Thos. Lake" on the reverse.
Oil on canvas, 30 x 25 in., in a canted black-painted frame with corner blocks.
Condition: Minor inpainting, primarily to craquelure.

Provenance: Collection of George and Roberta Sieber; Litchfield Auction Gallery, July 30, 1988.
Provenance: The Arthur & Sybil Kern Collection of American Folk Art.
Estimate $500-700


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Keywords

Roberta Sieber, Sybil Kern, Horace Bundy, Archival science, Bundy, Collections care, Culture, Evidence law, Humanities, Inpainting, Litchfield, Connecticut, Museology, Scientific method

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