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Oval Miniature Portrait of a Lady

Auction:
2431
Lot:
401
Sold for:
$889$750

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2431
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 01, 2008 3:00PM

Description:

Oval Miniature Portrait of a Lady, Continental School, c. 1800, signed "Dervail" l.r. Watercolor on ivory, 3 5/8 x 2 7/8 in., in an oval brass frame with hanger. Condition: Minute paint losses.
Estimate $600-800

Unobtrusive spots of paint loss: two in her hair, and a few on fold of shawl.

Keywords

Continental School, American Paint Horse, Miniature, Miniature painting, Painting, Portrait miniature, Watercolor painting

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