Folk art portrait oil on canvas of a blonde boy holding a black cat with green eyes seated in a turned ladder back armchair against a dark red background. Unframed with old stretcher, tack nails for canvas include square head nails. 27 7/8" H x 23" W. 2nd quarter 19th century. Provenance: The estate of King E. and Julia R. Stockton, Tulsa, OK. Condition: Unframed with rubbing to edges. Inpainting to left side of boy's head. Repaired tear upper right corner. Hole to right margin. Loss to black paint lower margin.
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