Four silhouette portraits of the Young family of New Orleans, LA and Natchez, MS

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Lot 1002
Four silhouette portraits of the Young family of New Orleans, LA and Natchez, MS

Sold for US$ 1,320 inc. premium
Four silhouette portraits of the Young family of New Orleans, LA and Natchez, MS
Augustin Édouart (1789-1861)
dated 1844

Depicting four members of the Young family, variously titled and signed Aug'n Edouart, taken at New Orleans, 17 Jan 1844, Mary Allison Young, 17 Jan 1844 of Natchez Miss; taken at N. Orleans by Aug'n Edouart 1844, Robert Wade Young, New Orleans 12 Jan 1844; Taken at N. Orleans by Aug'n Edouart, Robert Temple Young, Jan 17 1844 and Dog Bonnie, Aug'n Edouart, New Orleans Jan 1844, Wm. Gosser Young, 21 Jan 1844, New Orleans, each within a later maple frame, portraits of Mary Allison Young and Robert Wade Young with applied paper label to reverse The Collection of American Silhouette Portraits Cut By August Edonart [sic], Exhibited By Arthur S. Vernay, 12 East 45th St., New York from Oct 27 to Nov. 15 1913.
sight dimensions 5 1/2 x 5in (14 x 12.5cm)
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