American School, 19th Century
PORTRAIT OF A CHILD WEARING A RED DRESS SEATED ON A GREEN CUSHION HOLDING A RATTLE AND A DOG PULL TOY
Executed circa 1840, in what appears to be the original giltwood frame.
pastel on paper
Height 29 in. by Width 25 in.
Sotheby's, New York, Important Americana: Furniture and Folk Art, January 18, 1998, sale 7085, lot 1496.