07-10-2010 07-10-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2513 Boston
July 10, 2010 10:00AMCalender
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Portrait Miniature on Ivory of Two Children

$1,422$1,200
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2513 Location: Boston Date / Time: July 10, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Portrait Miniature on Ivory of Two Children, England/France, early 19th century, oval format, depicting a child in brown and a child in green, both with blue sashes, in rose gold toned surround topped by bail, the reverse with braided hair reserve centered by a gold or gilt metal monogram, sight lg. 2 3/4, surround lg. without bail 3 1/8 in.
Estimate $200-400

Overall very good to excellent. Very minor pitting to metal frame. Miniature and back in excellent shape.

Keywords

France, gilt metal monogram, United Kingdom, metal frame