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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
3278M Marlborough
August 11, 2019 10:00 AMCalender
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Susan C. Waters (American, 1823-1900) Pair of Portraits of a Young Man and a Young Woman

$9,840$8,000
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3278M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: August 12, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Susan C. Waters (American, 1823-1900)

Pair of Portraits of a Young Man and a Young Woman
Unsigned.
Oil on bed ticking 30 x 25 in., in later brown-painted frames.
Condition: Relined, minor scattered retouch.

Provenance: Deaccessioned from the New York State Historical Association, 1995.

Literature: Illustrated and described in Colleen Cowles Heslip, Mrs. Susan C. Waters 19th-Century Itinerant Painter (Longwood College, 1979), p. 29; and Paul S. D'Ambrosio and Charlotte M. Emans, Folk Art's Many Faces, (New York State Historical Association, 1987), pp. 160-161.
Estimate $4,000-6,000


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