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    MANNEVILLETTE ELIHU DEARING BROWN (American, 1810-1896)
    Siblings, 1850
    Oil on canvas
    24 x 28 inches (61.0 x 71.1 cm)
    Signed and dated lower left: MED Brown / 1850

    PROVENANCE:
    Christie's East, New York, American Paintings, Drawings and Watercolors (including an important collection of Civil War paintings), December 2 1992, lot 9 (label verso);
    Acquired by present owner from the above.


    Condition Report*: Wax lined canvas. Light surface dirt- most notable a few pin point areas of girl's face. Two small abrasions above girl's right shoulder and another in between the figures. Scattered abrasions on the extreme edges. Faint craquelure visible throughout. Not framed.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2013
    5th-7th Saturday-Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 0
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