Lot 50: FRAMED MAJOR THOMAS BIDDLE PORTRAIT PRINT
October 23, 2016
Mr. Pleasant, SC, USALive Auction
Description: A vintage handsome framed portrait print of distinguished Major Thomas Biddle(1790-1831) , who was a major in the the United States Army and a member of the Philadelphia Biddle family, he was killed in a duel.. The artist, Thomas Sully, was born in England in the 1700's, came to Charleston SC and settled in Philadelpia around 1810. In gilt wood frame. Measures 20x24x1 1/2". Weight is 5 pds, 7 oz. PROVENANCE: The Private Estate of a Atlanta, Georgia Antiques Dealer.
Condition Report: good