American School, 1849Portrait of Boy With Dog, 1849
Dated lower right: "1849"
Oil on canvas
48 _ x 38 inches
Provenance: Arthur Rupley, Alexandria, Virginia; Sloans & Kenyon, Chevy Chase, Maryland, 7-9 December 1990;
Hirschl & Adler Galleries, Inc., New York, 1991
Estimate: $12,000 - 18,000
Condition: This work has been relined, and has some cracklure in the lower right. The area where cracklure is occurring appears to have been over cleaned. The lower 3-4 inches has over paint across the painting obscuring an inscription or signature at the lower left.