16 - 17 June 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 6,250
Estimate USD 1,000 - USD 1,500
Attributed to George Dunlop Leslie (British, 1835-1921), after Gilbert Stuart
Portrait of George Washington
oil on canvas
30 x 25 in (76.2 x 63.5 cm.)
New York +1 212 636 2000
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Hong Kong +852 2760 1766
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According to a label on the reverse, the present work is a copy by G.D. Leslie, executed in December 1855, from a picture by Gilbert Stuart which was in the possession of Russell Sturgis at that time.
This lot is offered without reserve.
Given by Robert S. Sturgis to Russell and Co., Hong Kong, 1858.
Dora D. Forbes.
with Kennedy Galleries, New York.
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