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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
3121M Marlborough
August 12, 2018 10:00AMCalender
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William H. Townsend (Connecticut, 19th Century) Portrait of a Young Man in a Black Jacket

 
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3121M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: August 13, 2018 4:30PM

Description:

William H. Townsend (Connecticut, 19th Century)

Portrait of a Young Man in a Black Jacket
Inscribed and dated "Painted By/Wm H. Towns/May 1842" on the back of the board.
Oil on academy board, 9 3/4 x 7 1/2 in., in a molded and gold-painted frame.
Condition: Craquelure, small area of pigment loss l.r.
Provenance: The Collection of Robert Cooney.
Estimate $600-800


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Keywords

William H. Townsend, Robert Cooney