Folk Art Portrait of Children and Their Dog


Naïve full-length painting of a brother and sister with their dog, oil on canvas, later laid down on masonite, unsigned. The boy is sitting on a painted Sheraton fancy chair. The girl is holding a book and showing her brother a picture of a dog just like theirs. The painting has been professionally cleaned and restored, with some inpainting. Circa 1830, New York State or Vermont.

Dimensions: 40” x 51”; Viewed Area: 33½” x 44½”

Item No. 170158

Price: $5,900.

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