Lot 2047: AMERICAN SCHOOL, 18TH CENTURY | Portrait of Susan Sleeper of Brookline, Massachusetts
January 19, 2017
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: oil on canvas
The canvas is unlined. Under UV: there are scattered areas of inpainting throughout. There is one dime sized spot to the left of the figure's nose, scattered spots and an area approximately 2x2 inches in the right side of her forehead.
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Skinner, Inc., Boston, Massachusetts, American Furniture and Decorative Arts, March 22, 1998, sale 1835, lot 304;
Alan Miller, Quakertown, Pennsylvania.
Dimensions: 29 3/4 by 24 3/4 in.
Medium: oil on canvas