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Hollow-cut Silhouette of a Man

Auction:
3259T
Lot:
1741
Sold for:
$148$120

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

Description:

Hollow-cut Silhouette of a Man, attributed to Charles Willson Peale, early 19th century, embossed "MUSEUM" below the image, in a gilt molded frame, ht. 5 3/8, wd. 4 3/8 in.

Provenance: The Mrs. H.L. Lonsdale Collection. See The Magazine Antiques, April 1944, pp. 205-6 for additional information on the collection.

Exhibitions: Wadsworth Atheneum and Morgan Memorial, Hartford, Connecticut, in the early 1940s.
Estimate $200-300


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Keywords

H.L. Lonsdale, American art, Artists, Charles Willson Peale, Hartford, Connecticut, Painters, Peale, Wadsworth

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