18th c. Portrait of a Girl with Bird Lot 201

LOT 201
Seller's Estimate: USD 3,000 - 3,500

18th century three-quarter length portrait of a young girl wearing a blue gown with pink ribbon and flower headdress and pearl necklace, holding a bird in her right hand and a flower in the other hand. Unsigned. Old dealer label for John E. Tyler, Roxobel, NC en verso, also pencil signed verso "No. 198" as lot____. Later frame. Canvas: 29 3/4" H x 24 7/8" W, Sight: 29 1/8" H x 24 1/2" W, Frame: 36 3/4" H x 32" W. Probably English School, late 18th century. Provenance: Collection of James and Marlin Phythyon (Sanders), Nashville, Tennessee, purchased in the 1960s from John E. Tyler of North Carolina. See related lot #200, believed to be the sister of this subject. (Higher-resolution photos are available at www.caseantiques.com)

Condition Report:
Canvas with old wax lining verso. Stretcher creases on four sides. Overall craquelure.

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