School of Thomas Sully (American, 1783-1872)
Mother and Child. Unsigned. Oil on canvas, oval format, 36 x 28 3/4 in., unframed. Condition: Craquelure, paint loss, retouch, varnish inconsistencies.
Paint losses at c.l. edge and in area of mother's face and hair, black masking tape along edges of support and across much of the reverse.
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