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Auguste Edouart
(French, active U.K., U.S., 1789-1861)

"Portrait Silhouette of Spinning Dowager Susannah Willes Holyoake (1763-1850), Britannia Square, Worcester", 1837

paper cut-out on lithograph
signed and dated lower left, further signed, dated, localized and inscribed with sitter's identity on frame backing in period script.
Glazed in a period bird's-eye maple frame.
sight 10-1/2" x 7", framed 13-1/4" x 9-3/4"

Provenance: Peggy McClard American and Folk Art, Houston, Texas; Estate of Dr. Carroll Ball, Jackson, Mississippi.

Literature: Mrs. F. Nevill Jackson, Ancestors in Silhouette Cut by Auguste Edouart. New York: John Lane Co., 1921.


In generally very good condition with overall toning of paper and scattered foxing. Some slight soiling. All consistent with age, material and usage.

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Auguste Edouart (French, 1789-1861)

Estimate $1,000 - $1,500Jul 29, 2018