Lot 152: JOHN JAMES AUDUBON (Attributed), American (1785-1851), Rosalie Kemble Sully, Daughter of Thomas Sully, oil on paper on board, unsign...
27 October 2016
Milford, CT, USALive Auction
JOHN JAMES AUDUBON (Attributed)
Rosalie Kemble Sully, Daughter of Thomas Sully
oil on paper on board, unsigned.
11 3/4 x 10 inches
Provenance: H.A. Hammond Smith, New York, 1928; Parke-Bernet Galleries, lot 739, 1938; Private Collection, New York.
Exhibitions: Museum of the City of New York, New York, 1933.
Other Notes: Recorded in the Art Inventories Catalog of the Smithsonian American Art Museum.
Tags: Portraiture, 19th Century
Canvas: Not Applicable
Restoration: Very Minor
Craquelure throughout. Old remnant varnish visible under UV light.
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