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Portrait Miniature of a Blue-eyed Gentleman Wearing a Black Jacket

Auction:
2509
Lot:
654
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 Blue-eyed Gentleman Wearing a Black Jacket, c. 1820, inscribed "Armand Ca--el" on the reverse, watercolor on ivory, oval portrait, 2 1/2 x 2 in., housed in a lacquered wood frame with gilt-brass liner (the background peppered with mold, dark stains on edges); together with a portrait miniature of a young man wearing a black jacket, white shirt and black cravat, unsigned, 2 7/8 x 2 1/4 in., in a pendant oval brass case, (cracked, paint muddle u.r., case lacking back).
Estimate $500-700

Keywords

paint muddle u.r., Jacket, Painting, Watercolor painting

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