DescriptionAmerican School (19th century)
Two Portraits of a Late 18th Century Man and Woman (two works housed in single frame)
Charcoal and gouache on paper, each
6 x 4-1/2 inches (15.2 x 11.4 cm) (portrait, each)
One initialed and dated center right: J.P. 1797
Property from the Estate of Charles Schalebaum
The work bears apocryphal marks for James Peale and the label to the reverse is not reflective of the artist we believe to have created this work. This work is not being sold as an authentic Peale composition.
Framed dimensions 7-3/4 x 11-3/4 inches. Toning to paper, light crease lines. Not examined outside of frame. Frame with chipping and wear.
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