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William Jennys
(American, 1774-1859)

"Portrait of a Gentleman"

oil on canvas
signed en verso, typewritten label identifying artist.
Framed and with artist plaque.
27-1/2" x 17", framed 32" x 23"

Provenance: Estate of Dr. Carroll Ball, Jackson, Mississippi.


Canvas relined with black taped edges. Signs of inpainting lower/mid-right (jacket); upper left (background by his face) and upper left (background); small areas of inpainting upper center (face), lower left/center (jacket). Canvas measurements are 27-1/2" x 18-1/2". Frame with surface marks, nicks and abrasions as well as losses along edges and corners.

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William Jennys (American, 1774-1859)

Estimate $5,000 - $8,000Jul 29, 2018