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Ammi Phillips (New York/Connecticut, 1788-1865) Portrait of Elizabeth Du Bois Bailey

Auction:
3278M
Lot:
756
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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3278M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 12, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Ammi Phillips (New York/Connecticut, 1788-1865)

Portrait of Elizabeth Du Bois Bailey
Unsigned.
Oil on canvas, the subject seen at waist length wearing a lace cap and dark dress, holding a book and spectacles and seated in a paint-decorated chair, 30 x 24 in., in an antique gilt-gesso frame.
Condition: Relined, minor inpainting.

Provenance: The Collection of Enid and Alexander Fisher, Roxbury, Connecticut.
Estimate $1,200-1,500


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