29 September 2010
Property of a descendant of the sitters
Jacob Eichholtz (American, 1776-1842)
A Pair of Portraits of Margaret Hager Hoff and John George Hoff, Jr.
oil on canvas
29¼ in. x 24½ in. each
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John George Hoff, Jr., his father, and his older brother were clockmakers at 37-39 West King Street in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. For an example of a clock by these makers, see Christie's, New York, 17 January 2003, lot 671.
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