01-14-2012 01-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2579B Boston
January 14, 2012 10:00 AMCalender
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English Portrait Miniature of a Gentleman

$1,007$850
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2579B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 14, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

English Portrait Miniature of a Gentleman, early 19th century, rectangular format, painted with the bust of a young man, likely on ivory, set under beveled glass, in gold surround topped by bail, the bail marked 14k, reverse with pierced and engraved monogram within navette set atop green fabric ground, unsigned, sight lg. 1 7/8, full lg. with bail 2 1/4 in.
Estimate $300-500

Good condition.