07-14-2012 07-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2605B Boston
July 14, 2012 10:00AMCalender
535

Framed Oval Portrait Miniature on Ivory

$1,033$850
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2605B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 14, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Framed Oval Portrait Miniature on Ivory, France, 19th century, depicting Marie Antoinette after the portrait by Louise Elizabeth Vigee Le Brun, signed "Castex," in a gilt-bronze frame cast with a floral crest, ivory sight ht. 4 1/4 in.
Estimate $700-900

Vertical crack to left side of ivory. Not examined out of frame.

Keywords

France, Louise Elizabeth Vigee Le Brun