December 05, 2020 09:00 AM EST Asheville, North Carolina


581

Attributed to John Flaxman

(British, 1755-1826)

Profile Wax Portrait of Benjamin Franklin, polychrome wax with impressed mark with several indecipherable letters under right shoulder, printed paper label verso, "America" over handwritten "Benjamin Franklin", possibly original painted molded frame, 6-1/4 x 5-1/4 in. 

Provenance:John Walton, Inc. New York; Property from the Collection of Dudley and Constance Godfrey

Condition:

discoloration to painted details especially along nose profile, surface dirt layer to interior of glass, separations and abrasions to frame

Estimate: $800 - $1,200
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$615
12/05/2020

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