JOHN BREWSTER, JR. (1766-1854). PORTRAIT OF CAPTAIN WATERS OF SALEM, MASSACHUSETTS, CIRCA 1810.

Est. $2,000-$3,000

Sold: $2,640 ($2,200)

Probably Capt. John Waters (1779-1851), owner of the Schooner Molly, who formed a partnership with Elijah Sanderson in 1810 for exporting Salem-made furniture. Depicted in a dark waistcoat with striped vest. Oil on panel, 27 ¾ x 23 ¼ inches.