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Portrait Miniature of a Man in Black with Curley Brown Hair

Auction:
2482
Lot:
458
Sold for:
$267$225

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

Description:

Portrait Miniature of a Man in Black with Curley Brown Hair, c. 1830, unsigned, watercolor on ivory, oval, 2 3/8 x 1 7/8 in., in a copper pendant case with empty oval aperture on the reverse. Condition: Case lacking glass, repaint to left jacket area, smudge u.r. background.
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

Aperture, Miniature painting, Portrait miniature, Watercolor painting

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