Moses B. Russell, Child Portrait with dog and horse pull toy, watercolor signed
Mrs. Moses B. Russell
(Clarissa Peters) (American, 1809-1854)
PORTRAIT MINIATURE OF GEORGE RUSSELL
Dated1840 (182 years old)
Colors strong, not sun faded.
Signed and dated on label on verso Russell / Aug., 1840 / Boston
The Original not a reproduction. Unauthorized reproductions can be purchased on the web(no affiliation).
4 tears Lower center
Condition is very good other than tears. Recommend professional repair.
Highly sought after artist. Especially folk art early 19th century.
One of her largest and early works known. Unique purchase. Fantastic investment.
Her collections are also featured at the Metropolitan Museum Of Art , New York
Provenance: Clars auction 2010.
Available for inspection by appointment only. Palm Beach, Florida
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