International Art Auction

June 14, 2011

LOT 6
E. Henry Darley (Active 1828-1868)
  • E. Henry Darley (Active 1828-1868)

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E. Henry Darley (Active 1828-1868), American

PORTRAIT OF A GENTLEMAN FROM PHILADELPHIA

Oil on canvas, inscribed indistinctly and dated circa 1839 to the stretcher.
29" x 23" — 73.7 x 58.4 cm.

Estimate $800-$1,200

Realised: $960
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

E. Henry Darley moved to Philadelphia early in the 19th Century. He is known to have shown only in the exhibitions of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia. The first appearance of his work was there in 1828. For the next several years he contributed portraits to the Pennsylvania exhibitions.

Provenance:

The Estate of Harrison Scheak, Toronto

Additional Info:

Department: International Art
Medium: Paintings
Nationality: American