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Boy with Dog (SOLD)

Boy with Dog  (SOLD)

This fine 18th c. portrait of a boy with his dog resembles the work of the Connecticut artist Sarah Perkins, the ‘Beardsley Limner'(1771-1831). It has been in a private collection and is offered here for the first time.


Dimensions: H 30", W 25"
Date / Circa: c.1790
Maker / Origin: Probably Connecticut
Medium: Oil on canvas, on the original stretcher.
Miscellaneous: Reference: Heslip and Kellogg, "The Beardsley limner identified as Sarah Perkins", The Magazine Antiques, September 1984, pgs 448-565.

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