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THOMAS SULLY
(American, 1783-1872)
TWO HEADS
1820, oil on paper
signed and dated T. Sully 1820 Phil., verso; inscribed Signed Philadelphia T. Sully 1820 / Loaned by Wells M. Sawyer / 144 Florida Ave / Two Heads Thomas Sully / Pha 1820
oval: 4 1/4 x 3 1/2 in.

Provenance: Collection of artist Wells Moses Sawyer (American, 1863-1961); Childs Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts; Private Collection, Boston, Massachusetts (acquired from above in 1988, accompanied by copy of invoice).

Other Notes: Accompanying documentation suggests that this portrait may depict Sully's wife Sarah Annis Sully (1779-1867) on the left and Sully's sister Charlotte Sully (dates unknown) on the right.


  • Condition: UV examination reveals inpainting throughout, with noteable resoration to the face of the sitter on the left


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