Lot 5075: DANIEL JOHNSON KELLOGG (ACTIVE MID-19TH CENTURY) | Husband and Wife: A Pair of Portraits
January 21, 2017
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: the wife holds a red book containing illustrations, the husband holds a Polygot Bible.
Lined, craquelure. She has inpainting filling in some of the craquelure, particularly on her neck and proper right sleeve. He has a small repair to his proper right arm, and some scattered inpainting to the cracquelure. Replaced frames.
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Provenance: Dana Tillou Gallery, Buffalo, New York, circa 1965.
Dimensions: 30 by 26 in.
Medium: oil on canvas