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Miniature Watercolor Portraits of Samuel Gager III and Wealthy Ann Huntington, and Two Cased Photographs

Auction:
3307M
Lot:
115
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3307M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 02, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Miniature Watercolor Portraits of Samuel Gager III and Wealthy Ann Huntington, and Two Cased Photographs, James Sanford Ellsworth, c. 1843, the miniature portraits of the sitters in black clothing seated in red upholstered chairs, painted on paper with embossed edges; a daguerreotype of their daughters Ann Maria (b. September 15, 1828) and Lydia (b. June 16, 1834), and a cased ambrotype of an unidentified young woman, Ellsworth images ht. 3 1/8, wd. 2 5/8 in.

Provenance: Skinner, March 2, 2014, Lot 147; Nathan Liverant & Son, Colchester, Connecticut.

Note: The Ellsworth images were originally mounted in front of the images in the accompanying case photographs.
The property of Brian and Pam Ehrlich
Estimate $1,000-1,500


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