Lot 1172: Moses B. Russell, painting
03 November 2016
Boonton, NJ, USALive Auction
Description: Moses B. Russell (American, 1809-1884), Portrait of a gentleman, 1859, signed and dated "M.B. Russell 1859", to verso, 35"h x 28"w (sight), giltwood frame
Condition Report: Fair, puncture/tear to canvas, craquelure, in need of restoration
Provenance: Property from the personal collection of a Chester, NJ horse breeder - This Somerset Hills, New Jersey Horse breeder's collection was a reflection of her life's work. An attractive selection of equestrian art and decorative objects acquired from International auction houses and London antique dealers.