Folk art portrait of a child with a cat and flowers, oil on canvas, unsigned, attributed to Robert Darling.
The child is holding flowers and is wearing a white dress and pink shoes. She is seated in an armchair decorated in red and pink with yellow striping and details. There is a grey cat to one side and a rose bush on the other.
The painting is framed with a red-painted pine frame. It has been relined, with scattered retouching. Circa 1830. Ex: Museum of Fine Arts, Springfield, MA.
Dimensions: 34" x 28"; Viewed Area: 28.5" x 22.5"
Item No. 160065
Sale Price: $2,200. (Firm)