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    Original Framed Silhouettes of George and Martha Washington Signed by the Artist Beatrice Kendall Circa 1820, pair of silhouettes of George and Martha Washington, signed by Beatrice Kendall, lot of two, both choice extremely fine. Original, hand cut silhouette profiles of George and Martha Washington are each mounted on oval rich golden colored backgrounds, and framed under glass within black lacquered wooden frames, measuring 4.5" x 3.5" each. Both silhouettes have been signed just below the bust by the artist, "B. Kendall," with handwritten labels on the back of each frame explaining that Beatrice Kendall created these original cutouts. There is an original small ornate brass ring attached atop each frame for their hanging and display, George faces to the left and Martha to the right in this lovely matched set. The frames have some light wear front and back, the silhouettes are crisp, clean, sharp and distinct in detail being in excellent overall condition. An impressive pair ready for hanging on display. Two silhouettes.

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    June, 2005
    22nd-23rd Wednesday-Thursday
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