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

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Lot 251

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American School, circa 1845

Miniature Portrait of John Breckinridge, Jr. (1797-1841)
Oil on panel
2 _ x 2 _ inches

Provenance:According to family tradition this piece descended directly through the family of John Breckinridge, Jr. (1797-1841);
Thence by descent to the present owner's late wife.

Estimate: $400 - $800

Condition Report: This piece has dirty glass. Right side behind head has unidentified surface disturbance or over-paint.

Price Realized: $558