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Silhouette of a Woman Sitting Holding a Book

Auction:
2431
Lot:
592
Sold for:
$563$475

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

Description:

Silhouette of a Woman Sitting Holding a Book, America, c. 1825, hollow-cut head and dress backed with black fabric, with ink and watercolor embelleshments on hair and clothing, chair and book, in a gilt and ink eglomise mat and period mahogany veneer frame, ( toning, light stains), 5 x 4 1/2 in.
Estimate $600-800

Small corner loss on glass u.l.

Keywords

chair , hollow-cut head , Painting, Silhouette, Textile, Watercolor painting

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