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American School, 19th Century Pair of Miniature Portraits and a Hollow-cut Profile Portrait.

Auction:
2255
Lot:
255
Sold for:
$353$300

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2255
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 07, 2004 11:00AM

Description:

American School, 19th Century

Pair of Miniature Portraits and a Hollow-cut Profile Portrait. Unsigned. Watercolor on paper depicting oval bust-length profile portraits, the man wears a dark blue jacket, white shirt and stock, the woman wears a white lace bonnet and shawl over a dark blue dress, both with lower blue cloud-like embellishment, dia. 3 in., in period black-painted wood frames; together with a bust-length profile silhouette portrait of a young man, with watercolor accents, dia. 3 3/4 in., in a period wooden frame. Condition: Toning.
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

American School, Painting, Silhouette, Watercolor painting

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