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Portrait Miniature of a Woman

Auction:
2509
Lot:
663
Sold for:
$1,067$900

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

Description:

Portrait Miniature of a Woman, by a member of the DaLee family, American, c. 1835-45, unsigned, watercolor on thin card, oval portrait 3 3/4 x 2 7/8 in., in a period mahogany veneer frame. Condition: Light oxidation stains, minor toning, paint loss l.c. See note following Literature: lot 662.
Estimate $300-500

The oval card was cut and loosely glued at the top to thin card, smudgy paint loss on lower portion of woman's dress.

Keywords

Miniature painting, Painting, Portrait miniature, Watercolor painting

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