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Pair of Profile Portrait Miniatures of a Man and a Woman

Auction:
2509
Lot:
647
Sold for:
$5,036$4,250

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2509
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 15, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Pair of Profile Portrait Miniatures of a Man and a Woman, Rufus Porter (American, 1792-1894), c. 1820, watercolor on paper, oval portraits each 3 1/2 x 2 1/2 in., in amolded giltwood frame. Condition: Portraits applied to woven glazed wool fabric further applied to glass, toning.
Estimate $500-700

Keywords

Rufus Porter, Painting, Portrait miniature, Watercolor painting

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