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Pair of Portrait Miniatures of Two Ladies

Auction:
2349
Lot:
807
Sold for:
$8,225$7,000

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

Description:

Pair of Portrait Miniatures of Two Ladies, c. 1800, Unsigned, watercolor and gouache on ivory, depicting three-quarter length likenesses of the women wearing lacy bonnets, shawls and aprons, one holds a red book the other a flower sprig on a black ground, 3 1/2 x 2 5/8 in. in pressed gilt brass frames. Condition: Very good.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

Keywords

Gouache, Portrait miniature, Shawl, Watercolor, Watercolor painting

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