- Low Estimate: $800.00
- High Estimate: $1,000.00
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Attributed to Washington Bogart Cooper (Tennessee/Louisiana, 1802-1889), oil on canvas portrait, likely posthumous, depicting the bust of a young child with straight blonde hair, bright blue eyes, and rosy cheeks, with the lower half of the body obscured by clouds. Housed in a molded giltwood frame with oval sight opening, having fruit, foliate, and shell carved corners. Sight (oval): 23″ H x 18 7/8″ W. Framed: 32 1/2″ H x 28 5/8″ W. 19th century.
PROVENANCE: The Estate of Peggy Lambert, Maryville, Tennessee.
CONDITION: Minor scattered exfolitation primarily to edges. Two small patch repairs visible, en verso, largest measuring 3/4″ x 1/2″. Scattered minor areas of inpainting visible under UV light inspection.