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Portrait Miniature of a Boy and a Girl with a Canary

Auction:
2349
Lot:
737
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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2349
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 18, 2007 11:00AM

Description:

Portrait Miniature of a Boy and a Girl with a Canary, c. 1800, indistinctly signed "READ PXNT" l.r., watercolor on ivory showing the boy wearing a blue jacket and a white shirt with a ruffled collar next to a girl wearing a white dress with a pink ribbon around her waist, holding the bird on a string, in a landscape with trees and water, 3 3/4 x 3 3/4 in., in a mitered giltwood frame. Condition: Very good.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

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Jacket, Shirt

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