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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
3307M Marlborough
November 2, 2019 10:00 AMCalender
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Alpheus Chapin (Massachusetts, 19th Century), Three Miniature Portraits: Horrace Billings Chapin, Sophia Chapin, and a Self Portrait, I

$584$475
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3307M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: November 02, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Alpheus Chapin (Massachusetts, 19th Century)

Three Miniature Portraits: Horrace Billings Chapin, Sophia Chapin, and a Self Portrait
Inscribed on the backs of the portraits with the names of the sitters and artist; the self-portrait with Chapin's Portrait Painter trade card.
Watercolor on paper, ht. to 3 1/2 in., in giltwood frames.
Condition: Toning, not examined out of frames.
Estimate $800-1,200


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Keywords

Billings, Sophia Chapin, Alpheus Chapin