02-18-2007 02-18-2007
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2349 Boston
February 18, 2007 11:00 AMCalender
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Portrait Miniature of a Boy Wearing a Red Jacket

$2,820$2,400
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2349 Location: Boston Date / Time: February 18, 2007 11:00AM

Description:

Portrait Miniature of a Boy Wearing a Red Jacket, circa 1810, watercolor on ivory showing a half-length oval portrait of the young boy wearing a white shirt with ruffled collar, a red short-waisted jacket, and white trousers, 2 5/8 x 2 in., in a gold pendant frame with bright cut bezel, the reverse with a brown hair panel under a monogram of seed pearls and beads. Condition: Very good, glass somewhat etched.
Estimate $1,000-1,500