02-18-2007 02-18-2007
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2349 Boston
February 18, 2007 11:00AMCalender
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Portrait Miniature of a Woman in a Blue Empire Dress

$764$650
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2349 Location: Boston Date / Time: February 18, 2007 11:00AM

Description:

Portrait Miniature of a Woman in a Blue Empire Dress, circa 1810, the subject identified as Mrs. Mary Ford on the reverse, watercolor on paperboard, depicting a bust-length oval portrait of the woman facing left wearing a blue dress, with white lace trim, and beaded coral and gold necklaces, 2 7/8 x 2 1/4 in., mounted in a gilt molded papier-mache frame. Condition: Very good.
Estimate $600-800

Keywords

Mary Ford