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Washington at Auction, Part II

Posted in Art Market by Editor on March 10, 2010

At the website of The Art Newspaper, Helen Stoilas notes that:

A portrait of George Washington reportedly by Gilbert Stuart, the most famous portraitist of early American presidents, is going up for auction. The painting hung untouched in the home of an upstate New York family for generations and has been estimated to fetch between $200,000-$300,000 when it goes up for sale 27 March at Cottone Auctions of Geneseo, New York.

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