07-14-2012 07-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2605B Boston
July 14, 2012 09:00 AMCalender
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Five Portrait Miniatures of Ladies

$911$750
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2605B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 14, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Five Portrait Miniatures of Ladies, England and France, 19th century, a woman in a large bonnet with circular brass frame, portrait ht. 2 3/4; woman with crown and white scarf, signed "J. Bell," in oval gilt-metal frame with ribband crest, portrait ht. 2 3/4; a woman a green dress and lace collar, signed "Garnier," in a circular gilt-metal frame with ribband crest, portrait ht. 1 3/4; a child with a flower headband, signed "Pelit," in circular gilt-metal frame with ribband crest, portrait ht. 1 1/4; and a woman in with elaborate dress and jewels, with later signature atop faded one, in a copper frame within another gilt-metal frame, total ht. 3 1/4 in.
Estimate $500-700

Good condition. Not examined out of frames.

Keywords

circular gilt-metal frame, United Kingdom, France, oval gilt-metal frame, gilt-metal frame