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American School, 19th Century Portrait Miniature of a Brown-Haired Girl with a Curl.

Auction:
2349
Lot:
400
Sold for:
$1,058$900

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2349
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 18, 2007 11:00AM

Description:

American School, 19th Century

Portrait Miniature of a Brown-Haired Girl with a Curl. Unsigned. Watercolor on card, c. 1840, depicting a half-length portrait of the girl wearing a pink dress, with a white ruffled collar and brown ribbon, and a gold beaded necklace, seated before blue drapery, 3 1/8 x 2 5/8 in., in a period mahogany and pine frame. Condition: Minor foxing and pigment loss.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

American School, Book collecting, Drapery, Mahogany, Miniature, Watercolor painting

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