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

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

Description:

Four Portrait Miniatures, France, 19th century, an oval miniature of a woman standing, signed, within a linen and gilt frame with a ribband crest, portrait ht. 3 1/2; one of a woman with plumed bonnet, signed "A Thumerette," in large velvet and gilt frame with putti garland crest, portrait ht. 5; a circular interior scene of a man and woman, signed "Rosen," in square linen and gilt-metal frame with a ribband crest, portrait ht. 3; and a horizontal oval portrait of man and woman outdoors, signed, in a gilt-metal frame, portrait ht. 3 1/2 in.
Estimate $500-700

Portrait of woman with plumed bonnet has vertical crack to left side, others in overall good condition. Not examined out of frames.

Keywords

gilt-metal frame, France