07-10-2010 07-10-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2513 Boston
July 10, 2010 10:00AMCalender
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English Portrait Miniature on Ivory of a Gentleman

$207$175
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2513 Location: Boston Date / Time: July 10, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

English Portrait Miniature on Ivory of a Gentleman, early 19th century, oval format, the young man with high collar and black coat, in rose gold-toned metal surround with small hair receiver to back, sight lg. 2 3/8 in.
Estimate $150-250

crack through ivory at right side of image, running the full length (runs just at edge of hair, through the sitter's left shoulder).

Keywords

gold-toned metal