11-07-2010 11-07-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2524B Boston
November 7, 2010 11:00 AMCalender
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Portrait Miniature of a Young Woman Wearing a Blue Dress

$415$350
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2524B Location: Boston Date / Time: November 07, 2010 11:00AM

Description:

Portrait Miniature of a Young Woman Wearing a Blue Dress, attributed to Clarissa Peters Russell (American, 1809-1854), watercolor on ivory with gilt accents, c. 1840, depicting a bust-length portrait of the woman wearing a dark blue dress with white lace trim on the neckline and wearing gold earrings, brooch, and watch chain, 3 1/2 x 2 3/4 in., housed in a molded thermoplastic frame with velvet and embossed brass liners. Condition: Very good.
Estimate $600-800

Keywords

Clarissa Peters Russell