International Art Auction

December 13, 2011

LOT 1
New York School, circa 1830 (Possibly **Thatcher)
  • New York School, circa 1830 (Possibly **Thatcher)

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New York School, circa 1830 (Possibly **Thatcher), American

PORTRAIT OF A LADY IN RINGLETS

Oil on American canvas stamped “Prepared by Edward Dechlin, New York” verso
9" x 12" — 22.9 x 30.5 cm.

Estimate $1,000-$1,500

Realised: $1,920
Price Includes Buyer's Premium

About artist/note:

Another American portrait on a similar stamped canvas, of a woman identified as “Portrait of Caroline Washburn”, painted in 1830 on prepared “Edward Dechlin New York” canvas, indistinctly signed, “Thatcher” was sold at Estates & Antiques Auction, March 13th, N.Y.
A second portrait, “Portrait of Parnel Kelsey Munger”, mother of Caroline Washburn, unsigned, was also sold at the above auction.
These portraits may be related or by the same artist.

Provenance:

Estate of Robert Parker, Toronto

Additional Info:

Department: International Art
Medium: Paintings
Nationality: American