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Portrait Miniature of a Woman With a Rose in Her Hair Looking Over Her Shoulder

Auction:
2482
Lot:
456
Sold for:
$474$400

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2482
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 08, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Portrait Miniature of a Woman With a Rose in Her Hair Looking Over Her Shoulder, early 19th century, unsigned, watercolor on ivory, oval, 1 3/4 x 1 1/2 in., in an abalone and brass inlaid lacquered composition frame with brass bezel. Condition: Minute paint losses.
Estimate $300-500

Paint losses on rose, background to right of sitter's neck.

Keywords

1 1/2, Abalone, Brass, Painting, Portrait miniature, Watercolor painting

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