16 - 17 June 2009
PROPERTY FROM A NEW YORK COLLECTION
This lot is offered without a reserve
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.)
Given by Robert S. Sturgis to Russell and Co., Hong Kong, 1858.
Dora D. Forbes.
with Kennedy Galleries, New York.
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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.
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