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Lot 33Zedekiah Belknap
American, 1781-1858
Portrait of Mary Shurtliff
Oil on panel
25 3/4 x 20 1/8 inches

Estimate $4,000-6,000

Frame rubbing. Dense, dirty varnish. Surface grime; wax residue at lower edge. Possible blistering or alligatoring, largely in areas of black dress and extending slightly to the right. Scattered cracquelure, most notably in the collar at right. Panel braced on reverse with two wooden strips. Slip of paper on the reverse bears the name Mary Shurtliff.

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