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3551T Marlborough
January 14, 2021 12:00 PM - January 26, 2021 07:00 PMCalender

John Downman (British, 1750-1824) Portrait of Mary Christina Moir.

Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3551T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: January 14, 2021 12:00PM


John Downman (British, 1750-1824)

Portrait of Mary Christina Moir. Identified, signed, and dated "J. Downman/…1794" c.r. Black chalk and watercolor on paper, sight size 7 1/2 x 6 in. (oval opening), framed. Condition: Toning, mat burn, minor foxing, pale staining, not examined out of frame.

N.B. Mary Christina Moir (c. 1780-1813) was born in about 1780 in Scotland. Mary married Baron Alexander Fraser on April 20, 1795 in St. Nicholas, Aberdeen, Scotland.
Estimate $200-400

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Baron Alexander Fraser, Mary Christina Moir, Aberdeen, Alexander Fraser, Scotland