Everard Auctions and Appraisals
Live Auction

Winter Southern Estates and Collections: Session I

Tue, Feb 13, 2024 10:00AM EST
Lot 310

A S McLaws (GA, 19th/20th c) Portrait/Gentleman, O/C

Estimate: $300 - $500

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $10
$100 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$100,000 $5,000
$300,000 $10,000

Property of a Private Collector, South Carolina


A. S. McLaws (Georgia, late 19th/early 20th century), Portrait of a Gentleman, 1885, Oil on Canvas, inscribed lower right '1st attempt of.. A.S. McLaws Feb. 1885,' a portrait of a man in a red cloak, in a giltwood frame, with Charlton Hall Galleries label. Frame size: 31 in. x 26 in.

Measurements: Height: by sight, 26 1/2 in. x Width: 21 5/8 in.


Fair condition, inpainting throughout, including in eye, chin, neck, entire front sleeve, in paper and cuff, back of cloak lower left corner and other small areas, craquelure, surface dust, streaky varnish, relined. Some wear to frame.

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