Sale 20JC01 | Lot 272

Cast-Iron Portrait Wall Plaque Depicting George Washington

Catalogue: The Collection of Joseph Cicio
Cast-Iron Portrait Wall Plaque Depicting George Washington

Lot Details

Lot 272
Cast-Iron Portrait Wall Plaque Depicting George Washington
Signed under shoulder A. W. Jones, Sculp. N.Y. , and inscribed at base of frame Patented 1858. Height 37 1/2 inches (95.3 cm), length 30 1/4 inches (76.8 cm).

Anthony W. Jones was born in 1792 and served in the War of 1812. His 1858 portrait of George Washington is considered one of his finest works and is known in few examples. We note a similar example in the collection of The New York Historical Society.


C The Collection of Joseph Cicio

Estimate: $2,000 - $4,000
Sold for $2,250 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Small spots of white paint to surface; good even patina; flaw to field behind hair at 1 o'clock position


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Estimate: $2,000 - $4,000
Sold for $2,250 (includes buyer's premium)

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