01-14-2012 01-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2579B Boston
January 14, 2012 10:00 AMCalender

Two Miniature Portraits on Ivory

Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2579B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 14, 2012 10:00AM


Two Miniature Portraits on Ivory, a young family out for a stroll, with a clothing fragment visible on the reverse, ht. 1 7/8; and a portrait of a man in a blue coat framed by a hairwork braid, portrait ht. 1 1/2 in.
Estimate $300-500

Family portrait with loss to ivory, lower left. Portrait of a gentleman lacking glass backing and element that would have been visible on the reverse.