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American School, Mid-19th Century Portrait of a Mother and Child and Original Coral Necklace Worn by the Child

Auction:
3259T
Lot:
1368
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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3259T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
June 04, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

American School, Mid-19th Century

Portrait of a Mother and Child and Original Coral Necklace Worn by the Child
Unsigned.
Oil on canvas, 30 x 25 in., in a brown-stained molded frame, the coral necklace is approx. 12 in. long.
Condition: Lined, minor retouch on edge of woman's face.

Provenance: Purchased at auction at Garth's in 1976.

Note: An inscription in marker on the cardboard backing reads "Unknown Lady + Child/By unknown American Artis[t]/From Pratt Collection/of Rhode Island," just above a label from the Lyman Allen Museum with small inscription reading "Pratt."
Estimate $1,000-1,500


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Lithics, Retouch

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