Sale 20FA01 | Lot 292

Attributed to Jane Anthony Davis

Catalogue: Cherished: American Folk Art & Toys from the Estate of a Private Collector

Lot Details

Lot 292
Attributed to Jane Anthony Davis
American, 1821-1855
Pair of Portraits: John Doan Sherman (b. 1841) and Ann Francis Sherman (b. 1842), circa 1850
One inscribed John D Sherman and dated 1850. and the other inscribed Ann Frances Sherman (lc)
Each oil on heavy paper
Each 19 1/4 x 13 1/2 inches

Provenance:
Roger Bacon, 1957, possibly purchased from a dealer in Haverhill, Massachusetts
Don and Faith Bronson, Michigan to Son
Olde Hope Antiques, New Hope, Pennsylvania, February 2010

Literature:
"Rare Davis Oils", Antiques and Fine Art (Summer/Autumn 2009), p. 14


C Property from the Estate of a Private Collector

Estimate: $15,000 - $30,000

Additional Notes & Condition Report

A few scatterd losses in each but the surfaces seem stable. No restorations visible under UV light.


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Catalogue Info

Cherished: American Folk Art & Toys from the Estate of a Private Collector

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