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Lot 10American School
19th Century
Portrait of a Lady with a Veil, Lace Collar and Brooch and Portrait of a Man with Brown Hair and a Cravat with a Stickpin: Two
Each oil on canvas, within a painted oval
Each 30 x 25 1/4 inches
Provenance of both:
By descent from Sherman Fairchild, Eastover, Lloyd Neck, NY

C Property of an East Coast Museum

Sold for $750
Estimate $900-1,100

The lady: Pronounced craquelure, actively lifting paint. Shadow along the left jaw, and some dark lines, reinforced.

The man: No restoration visible under UV light.

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