11-01-2008 11-02-2008
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2431 Boston
November 1, 2008 3:00PMCalender
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Portrait Miniature of an Elegantly Dressed Woman

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

Description:

Portrait Miniature of an Elegantly Dressed Woman, probably Continental, mid-19th century, watercolor on ivory, round format depicting the woman seated before red drapery wearing a cluster of flowers in her hair, a white lace ruff with red fringe trim, and a blue dress with yellow brocade bodice, dia. 2 3.8 in,, housed in a gilt metal surround in a square mahogany frame. Condition: Very good.
Estimate $100-125

Keywords

gilt metal