07-14-2012 07-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2605B Boston
July 14, 2012 10:00AMCalender
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Portrait Miniature of a Young Woman

$1,422$1,200
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2605B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 14, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Portrait Miniature of a Young Woman, England or France, early 19th century, on ivory, oval format, the flaxen-haired sitter wearing a white muslin dress, unsigned, bordered by braided yellow silk and in fitted red leather case, ivory ht. 2 5/8 in.
Estimate $500-700

With two abrasions just above ear on right. Not examined out of frame. Fraying to braid. Case no longer closes and with black staining to most of one exterior side.

Keywords

France, United Kingdom