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Two Framed Portrait Miniatures of Women on Ivory

Auction:
2589B
Lot:
549
Sold for:
$334$275

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2589B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 31, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Two Framed Portrait Miniatures of Women on Ivory, one England, early 19th century, oval format, depicting Mrs. Elizabeth Hurd Everett in white, ht. 2 5/8; the other France, late 18th century, circular format, depicting Mme. Rosalie Bossange in blue bonnet and dress, sight dia. 2 1/2 in.; both unsigned and with paper labels identifying the sitters.
Estimate $300-500

Rosalie Bossange with crack to ivory at right. Not examined out of frames.

Keywords

Rosalie Bossange, United Kingdom, Hurd, Elizabeth Hurd Everett, France, Ivory, Miniature painting, Portrait miniature

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