463 East Lancaster Avenue
Downingtown, PA 19335
Pook & Pook Inc. auction house was founded by Ronald and Debra Pook in 1984 out of the Pook’s thriving antique business, which they began a decade earlier. Located in Chester County, Pennsylvania, Pook & Pook, Inc.’s offices are approximately thirty-five minutes west of Philadelphia, in an old stone...Read more
Oct 5, 2022
John F. Francis (American 1808-1886), pair of oil on canvas portraits of a husband and wife, signed verso and dated 1852, 30" x 25". Provenance: descended in the Windsor family of Milton, Pennsylvania; Pook & Pook, June 5, 1999, lot 335; The Collection of Max and Polly DeHart, Milton, Pennsylvania.
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