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Caroline Hill (Peterborough, New Hampshire, c. 1837) Portrait of Selinda Hill

Auction:
3121M
Lot:
276
Sold for:
$984$800

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3121M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 12, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Caroline Hill (Peterborough, New Hampshire, c. 1837)

Portrait of Selinda Hill
Signed "Caroline Hill, Peterborough, NH" on the reverse of the paper.
Watercolor, ink, and pencil on paper, 3 3/8 x 2 5/8 in., in a wood and pressed brass frame.
Condition: Minor toning.

Provenance: Joan Brownstein, October 11, 2009.

Note: Selinda, along with other family members, is depicted in the Hill family record by Caroline Hill held by the Peterborough, New Hampshire, Historical Society.
The Arthur & Sybil Kern Collection of American Folk Art
Estimate $1,000-1,500


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). 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 Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Joan Brownstein, Sybil Kern, Caroline Hill, Geography of England, Governance of England, Local government in England, New Hampshire, Peterborough, Peterborough, New Hampshire

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