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Portrait Miniature of a Young Woman Wearing a White Gown with a Pink Rose

Auction:
2509
Lot:
652
Sold for:
$296$250

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

Description:

Portrait Miniature of a Young Woman Wearing a White Gown with a Pink Rose, late 18th century, unsigned, watercolor on ivory, 2 1/2 x 2 in., housed in a pendant oval brass frame (lacking backplate). Condition: Very good.
Estimate $250-350

Small gray line in woman's hair u.l., there is a half inch deep scratch on the glass just to the right of the subject's face, which may appear to be a scratch-but is not.

Keywords

Backplate and wing, Painting, Portrait miniature, Watercolor painting

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