REMBRANDT PEALE (AMERICAN 1778-1860). PORTRAIT OF DR. GEORGE DARBY OF PHILADELPHIA, CIRCA 1835.Est. $3,000-$5,000
Sold: $3,240 ($2,700)
Darby was a Professor of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. Oil on canvas, 24 x 20 inches. Unsigned. The reverse with an old handwritten label providing some family information and a printed gallery label. In a period frame.
Provenance: Descended in the family of the sitter; McClees Galleries, Haverford, Pennsylvania, 1940; Sotheby’s, New York, January 20, 2005, lot 932.