WILLIAM JACOB BAER (1860-1941) PORTRAIT OF PRISCILLA, MRS WI...

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£300 - £500

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WILLIAM JACOB BAER (1860-1941) PORTRAIT OF PRISCILLA, MRS WILLIAM OSBORN half length, oil on canvas, 75 x 62cm, sold with several autograph letters from W J Baer to his client and a photograph of the present portrait on the artist's easel

Provenance: Commissioned in 1927 from the artist by Dorothea, Mrs Harold Bowman Gilroy, nee Osborn, of Fingask Castle, Perthshire.

The sitter, Priscilla A Osborn, nee Jenks, was born on 28th June 1789 and died on 6th September 1853. The present portrait is a copy of the original (whereabouts unknown) of the early 19th century.

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In good unrestored condition, the varnish requiring a light clean. The support not lined and in the original early 19th c gilt cavetto frame. The cavetto lacking one of the corner shells

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Auction Date: 22nd Mar 2017 at 10am

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Sale Dates:
22nd Mar 2017 10am (Lots 1 to 1108)

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