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British School, 19th Century Pair of Folk Art Portraits of Children: John Cocker, Aged 9 Years

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3296B
Lot:
301
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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3296B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 12, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

British School, 19th Century

Pair of Folk Art Portraits of Children: John Cocker, Aged 9 Years and Ezra Cocker, Aged 11 Years
Both signed and dated "A. Binney/1843" l.r., sitters identified in inscriptions on the back of the frames.
Both oil on canvas, 31 x 24 3/4 in. (79.0 x 63.0 cm), framed.
Condition: Both lined, craquelure, retouch, varnish inconsistencies.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Framed dimensions are 37 1/8 x 31 7/8 in.

Both with labels from SWISSÔTEL, Boston, affixed to the back of the frames. Also marked with what appear to be accession numberes "83.31" and "83.33" on the frames and frame backings.


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