Lot 5071: ATTRIBUTED TO AMMI PHILLIPS (1788-1865) | Portrait of a Gentleman Holding a Book of Wesley's Sermons and Sitting in a Paint-Decorated Chair
January 21, 2017
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: oil on canvas
Laid down, scattered inpainting (including several spots in his face). Replaced frame: 42 1/4 by 37 1/4 inches.
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Provenance: Vose Galleries, Boston, Massachusetts.
Dimensions: 33 1/4 by 27 3/4 in.
Medium: oil on canvas