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Six Miniature Pictures

Auction:
2476
Lot:
213
Sold for:
$326$275

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2476
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 10, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Six Miniature Pictures, two oval hand-painted porcelain plaques (one depicting a lady, the other after "Madonna della Sedia"), a mid-19th century reverse glass painting of a seated lady with her dog, wd. 1.75, a modern print of an 18th century lady in an old daguerreotype frame, ht. 3.5, a print of goldfinches in a homemade paper frame, and a round tinted print on glass of the Madonna and Child in a metal surround, (slight paint loss to the reverse painting, edge chips to one porcelain, otherwise excellent).
Estimate $200-300

slight paint loss to the reverse painting, edge chips to one porcelain, otherwise excellent

Keywords

Chinese culture, Daguerreotype, Glass art, Madonna, Painting, Porcelain, Reverse glass painting

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