+American School portrait of toddler on rocking horse, early to mid 19th C., oil on canvas, depicts small blonde child holding whip and dressed in white smock over blue dress and petticoats, child sits atop a naively painted rocking horse, classically rendered countryside background and toned sky, no signature viewed, wear consistent with age including multiple old stretcher marks, craquelure throughout, old losses with restorations and in-painting, etc., ss: 35 1/2" h. x 27 1/2" w. [PROVENANCE: Mabel Wilson, Fine Antiques & Americana information tag reads in part: "Child on a Rocking Horse, oil on canvas, c. 1840....Descended through a Chester, Pennsylvania family. The painting was relined and stabilized by a professional conservator in 1962 an is in excellent condition. $25,000.00"]

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