01-25-2003 01-25-2003
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2183 Boston
January 25, 2003 10:00 AMCalender
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Portrait Miniature on Ivory of a Gentleman

$147$125
Auction: Sale #2183 - 2183 Location: Boston Date / Time: January 25, 2003 10:00AM

Description:

Portrait Miniature on Ivory of a Gentleman, England, early 19th century, oval format, the young gentleman in dark blue coat, inscribed to reverse "Painted by Miss Biffin, 10th June 1815, born deficient of arms and legs," in gilt bezel and ebonized wood frame, sight lg. 2 3/4, frame lg. 5 3/8 in.
Estimate $250-350

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United Kingdom