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    Sale 2133

    American Furniture and Decorative Arts including English and Dutch Delft

    23 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 294

    WILLIAM MATTHEW PRIOR (1806-1873), circa 1850

    The Heavenly Children

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    WILLIAM MATTHEW PRIOR (1806-1873), circa 1850
    The Heavenly Children
    oil on board
    20 x 22¼ in.


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    For a similar version of this portrait entitled Three Heavenly Children, see Peter H. Tillou, 19th Century Folk Painting: Our Spirited National Heritage (Storrs, Connecticut, 1973), pl. 128.

    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A LONG ISLAND ESTATE