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Eight Miniature Hollow-Cut Profile Portrait Silhouettes

Auction:
2255
Lot:
474
Sold for:
$1,293$1,100

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

Description:

Eight Miniature Hollow-Cut Profile Portrait Silhouettes, America, early 19th century, including seven gentlemen and one lady, one gentleman identified on a label affixed to the reverse as "Leverett Saltonstall, Salem's first mayor 1836," one gentleman identified in pencil on a label as "Andrew Tuckerman Portsmouth," all in period frames, (toning, some with creases and tears), 3 7/8 x 3 1/8-5 x 3 1/2 in.
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

Portsmouth, Andrew Tuckerman Portsmouth, first mayor , Governors of Massachusetts

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