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    SAMUEL WALDO (American 1783-1861) and WILLIAM JEWETT (American 1795-1874)
    Portrait Of David Augustus Comstock Esq. (1804-1855)
    Oil on canvas laid on panel
    32 x 24in. (unframed)
    Aquired from a descendant of the sitter
    From Ehrich Galleries, New York
    Described and illustrated in One Hundred Early American Paintings, Ehrich Galleries, New York, 1918, p.150
    Park-Bernet Gallery label verso


    Condition Report*: Craquelure and separation to surface, losses in some areas surrounding the portrait and throughout wastecoat, 19th Century frame
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    May, 2006
    23rd Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 8
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