05-14-2009 05-14-2009
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
May 14, 2009 10:00AMCalender
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Portrait Miniature of a Gentleman Dressed in a Black Coat and Cravat

$415$350
Auction: Discovery - 2458 Location: Marlborough Date / Time: May 14, 2009 10:00AM

Description:

Portrait Miniature of a Gentleman Dressed in a Black Coat and Cravat, c. 1835, watercolor on ivory, 2 3/8 x 2 in., in an oval brass locket case, the reverse with a small oval containing a lock of hair. Condition: Crack to ivory u.c., small paint losses on lower edge.
Estimate $150-250

The crack is about 1/2 in. lg.