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    EASTMAN JOHNSON (American, 1824-1906)
    Little Boy on a Stool, 1861
    Oil on canvas
    11-1/4 x 9-1/4 inches (28.6 x 23.5 cm)
    Signed and dated lower right: E. Johnson / 1861

    Kennedy Galleries, Inc., New York;
    Private collection, purchased from the above, 1976;
    By descent to the present owner.

    The Magazine Antiques, August 1976, P.232.

    This lot is accompanied by a photocopy of the original bill of sale from Kennedy Galleries, and is registered as no. 80043315 in the Inventories of American Painting and Sculpture, Smithsonian American Art Museum.

    Condition Report*: Lined canvas; professional  varnish layer; frame accretions along extreme edges with associated minor paint loss at top edge; scattered pinpoints of in-painting in upper left and lower right quadrants, and along right edge; dime-sized spot of in-painting by stool in lower left quadrant; 1-inch spot of in-painting above boy's head by hats near top edge Framed Dimensions 19.75 X 1775 Inches
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    Auction Dates
    November, 2012
    15th Thursday
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