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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
3278M Marlborough
August 11, 2019 10:00 AMCalender
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Ammi Phillips (New York/Connecticut, 1788-1865) Portrait of Elizabeth Du Bois Bailey

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

Description:

Ammi Phillips (New York/Connecticut, 1788-1865)

Portrait of Elizabeth Du Bois Bailey
. Unsigned. Oil on canvas, the subject seen waist length wearing a lace cap and dark dress, holding a book and spectacles and seated in a paint-decorated chair, 30 x 24 in., in an antique gilt-gesso frame. Condition: Relined, minor inpainting.

Provenance: The Collection of Enid and Alexander Fisher, Roxbury, Connecticut.
Estimate $600-800


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Keywords

Alexander Fisher, Elizabeth Du Bois Bailey