Lot 144: Continental School (19th century), A Pair of Portraits
December 2, 2016
Hillsborough, NC, USALive Auction
circa 1830, oil on canvas (lined), unsigned, each presented in an ebonized frame with gilt filet.
DOA 30.25 x 25 in.
Family history purports these portraits to be of a German sea captain and his wife.
Condition Report: Each with minor stable craquelure; some rubbing and wear to frames; some varnish disintegration; several areas of re-touch to each.