Lot 11: American School (Mid-19th Century)
October 22, 2016
Long Island City, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Portrait of Eliza Burd. Oil on canvas, mounted on board. Canvas size 46.125 x 36 inches. Framed. Provenance: Ex. coll. Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution (86.4765). Likely a portrait of Eliza Burd Patterson Peale (1795-1864), wife of Rubens Peale (American, 1784-1865) son of noted artist Charles Willson Peale (American, 1741-1827). Notice to bidders: Condition reports and additional photographs are provided by request as a courtesy to our clients, as such any condition report is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. The absence of a condition report does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free of defects, imperfections, restoration, wear and tear, or the effects of aging. Capo Auction shall have no responsibility for any error or omission, additionally all lots are sold 'As Is' and in accordance with the conditions of sale.