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Lot 0984
American School
(Mid-19th Century)

"Portrait of a Young Woman"

oil on canvas
In a period giltwood and gesso frame.
27" x 22", framed 42" x 33-1/2"

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


Toning and darkening of the varnish layer. Surface dirt and accretions. Stretcher marks. Craquelure throughout and slight looseness to canvas. Patch en en verso corresponds to the inpainting repair in the background, to the right of the face. Minor inpainting touch-ups to face, neck, background and shawl. Frame with some losses, nicks and abrasions.

Buyer's Premium

  • 25%

American School (Mid-19th Century)

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