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Portrait Miniature of a Gentlemen

Auction:
2509
Lot:
655
Sold for:
$474$400

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

Description:

Portrait Miniature of a Gentlemen, America, c. 1830, two watercolor profile bust-length portraits on either side of a card, one with four gilt buttons on his jacket, (toning, varnish stains), 3 3/4 x 3 1/4 in., in a period molded giltwood frame.
Estimate $400-600

On the side with the gilt buttons, is is a little toned and has a few stains from the varnish that was applied to the image of the man on the reverse.

Keywords

Buttons, Painting, Portrait miniature, Watercolor painting

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