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Two Portrait Miniatures of a Girl and a Boy

Auction:
2349
Lot:
800
Sold for:
$264$225

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

Description:

Two Portrait Miniatures of a Girl and a Boy, "Painted by T.C. Ruckla," 1840, artist identified in inscription on verso of girl, watercolor on ivory, showing round bust-length portraits, the girl wearing a pink lace trimmed dress, the boy a blue jacket and white ruff, dia. 1 1/2, 1 3/4 in., including a hinged red leather case. Condition: The girl with small paint loss u.l., ivory loose in cases.
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

Portrait miniature, Watercolor painting

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