230
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PRIVATE COLLECTIONS OF TWO NEW JERSEY FAMILIES

Micah Williams (1782 - 1837)
PAIR OF PORTRAITS: MR. ABRAHAM ACKERMAN (B. FEBRUARY 15, 1753) AND HIS WIFE SUSAN (B. NOVEMBER 2, 1753)
Estimate
8,00012,000
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PRIVATE COLLECTIONS OF TWO NEW JERSEY FAMILIES

Micah Williams (1782 - 1837)
PAIR OF PORTRAITS: MR. ABRAHAM ACKERMAN (B. FEBRUARY 15, 1753) AND HIS WIFE SUSAN (B. NOVEMBER 2, 1753)
Estimate
8,00012,000
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Micah Williams (1782 - 1837)
PAIR OF PORTRAITS: MR. ABRAHAM ACKERMAN (B. FEBRUARY 15, 1753) AND HIS WIFE SUSAN (B. NOVEMBER 2, 1753)
Mr. Ackerman has a small housefly painted on his vest and Mrs. Ackerman has a small ant painted on her shawl collar.
Pastel, charcoal and chalk on paper
26 by 21 3/4 in.
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Exhibited

River Edge, New Jersey, Steuben House, The Tree of Life: Selections from Bergen County Folk Art, October 15-23, 1983;
Trenton, New Jersey, New Jersey State Museum, Bergen County: 300 Years (Tree of Life), November 3, 1984 - January 6, 1985.

Literature

Betty Schmelz, Charles B. Szeglin, Kevin Wright, and Irene Fitzgerald, The Tree of Life: Selections from Bergen County Folk Art, (Bergen County Historical Society, 1983), p. 36, fig. 103. 

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