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    American School (Texas, 19th Century). Portrait of Sam Houston Oil on canvas
    26" x 22". Not signed. The strong lighting scheme of this portrait, rendered in the tradition of the great Spanish and Dutch painters, presents a powerful picture of the elder Sam Houston. This wonderful canvas was found in Texas, and the nineteenth century portrait showcases the strength of character found in the Republic of Texas' first President. Courtesy of Simpson Galleries, Houston. Consigned Lot. The high bid placed by via mail, fax, the Internet or telephone will be entered as the opening bid for the lot during the live portion of the silent auction.


    Condition Report*: Holes in canvas at the center right.
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    Auction Dates
    March, 2006
    4th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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