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Portrait Miniature of a Young Man

Auction:
2349
Lot:
713
Sold for:
$823$700

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

Description:

Portrait Miniature of a Young Man, circa 1805, watercolor on ivory showing a bust-length oval portrait of the man facing right wearing a blue jacket with brass buttons, and white shirt and cravat, 2 3/4 x 2 1/4 in., in an oval copper pendant frame with an empty glazed compartment on the reverse. Condition: Unobtrusive craquelure.
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

Cravat, Miniature painting, Portrait miniature

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