Live Auction

March 2024: Day Two

Fri, Mar 15, 2024 11:00AM EDT
Lot 1219

William Jordan Fairlie (British, 1825-1875) Oil on Canvas, "Portrait of Stephen Collins Foster,", H 37.5" W 29"

Estimate: $800 - $1,200

Bid Increments

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$2,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
$150,000 $10,000
Stephen Collins Foster (American 1826-1864) well know composer and poet, also known as "The Father of American Music". Signed lower center edge. Framed H.43" x W. 34.5"


Stretcher impressions. Restored, verso revealing five patches, associated overpainting on front, also along upper edge and upper right corner(see UV photo on www.dumoart.com) | Please note all lots show signs of wear commensurate with age and use, and the lack of a statement regarding condition does not imply the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from defects or the effects of aging. Unless otherwise stated, all information provided is the opinion of DuMouchelles' specialists. Should you have any specific questions regarding the condition of this lot, please use the “Request Condition Report” or “Ask a Question” buttons or email conditions@dumoart.com.