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    Attributed to THOMAS SULLY (American 1783-1872)
    Portrait of Mrs. Lizzie Burke and Her Son Carneal, 1838
    Oil on canvas
    39.5in. x 48in.
    Signed and dated on stretcher
    Provenance: Direct decent through the family to current owner


    Condition Report*: canvas has a very old wax lining, substantial old overpaint in faces and hands of figures underneath very old layer of varnish, area in top center above figures with fine cracklure and lifting of paint, small 2in. zig-zag tear in upper right
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2005
    17th-18th Thursday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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