Important American Furniture, Paintings, Folk Art and Decorative Arts – January 22, 2013 Auction Results

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Lot 21

21: Attributed to Rufus Porter (American, 1792-1884) 21: Attributed to Rufus Porter (American, 1792-1884) 21: Attributed to Rufus Porter (American, 1792-1884) 21: Attributed to Rufus Porter (American, 1792-1884) 21: Attributed to Rufus Porter (American, 1792-1884) 21: Attributed to Rufus Porter (American, 1792-1884) 21: Attributed to Rufus Porter (American, 1792-1884) 21: Attributed to Rufus Porter (American, 1792-1884) 21: Attributed to Rufus Porter (American, 1792-1884) 21: Attributed to Rufus Porter (American, 1792-1884)

Attributed to Rufus Porter (American, 1792-1884)

Double Portrait of Husband and Wife (b. June 1799-d. Jan. 30,1877)
Circa 1820-1830
Watercolor and ink on paper with gold leaf and black eglomise glass panel.
The portrait of the lady inscribed in graphite on verso: "Died January 30 1877 / Aged 77 yrs. 7 months."
6 x 9 inches (including frame)

Estimate: $2,000 - $4,000

Price Realized: $3,410