Skinner

Auctioneers and Appraisers

Alonzo Chappel (New York, 1828-1887) Washington's First Interview with Mrs. Custis, Afterwards Mrs. Washington

Auction:
3278M
Lot:
904
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

social_share

Inquire

Tabs

About

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

Description:

Alonzo Chappel (New York, 1828-1887)

Washington's First Interview with Mrs. Custis, Afterwards Mrs. Washington
Signed "Chappel 55" l.l.
Oil on canvas, 13 1/2 x 16 1/2 in., in a molded gilt-gesso frame.
Condition: No apparent retouch.

Provenance: This and the four other Chappel paintings included in this auction are the property of the same consignor and have been in the consignor's family for several generations.

Literature: Illustrated and described in Barbara J. Mitnick and David Meshutt, The Portraits and History Paintings of Alonzo Chappel (Brandywine River Museum, 1992), pp. 44-45, 78.

Exhibitions: The Portraits and History Paintings of Alonzo Chappel, Brandywine River Museum, March 14-May 17, 1992.
Estimate $2,000-4,000


Items may have wear and tear, imperfections, or the effects of aging. Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Departments

Specialists