Lot 2060
American School (19th century), Three Framed Wax Portraits of Historical Figures
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Hand colored wax profiles, the first depicting George Washington within a hardwood round cove molded frame (6 1/4 in.); the last two in a rectangular ebonized frames, with inscriptions to verso identifying subjects as "Ben Franklin" and "Col. Seymour...Americans" (6 1/2 x 5 1/4 in.-largest).

Private Southern Collection

Col. Seymour and George Washington profiles from the Estate of the Late Beverly S. and Margaret H. Burbage, Knoxville, Tennessee. Ben Franklin from the Hurst Waterman Corant Estate, Charleston, South Carolina.

Good estate condition. George Washington with some looseness to mount.