07-14-2012 07-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2605B Boston
July 14, 2012 10:00 AMCalender
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Six Framed Enamel on Copper Portrait Miniatures

$2,252$1,900
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2605B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 14, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Six Framed Enamel on Copper Portrait Miniatures, France, 19th century, four circular format with women in elaborate headdresses: a pair with artist's monogram in ebonized frames, the third signed with a different monogram and in frame with ribband crest, and one signed "Nayer"; a circular format with a woman in a red shall signed "Lucey"; and an oval format of an elegant woman in a turban, signed "Peretti," plaque ht. to 4 1/4 in.
Estimate $1,200-1,800

Woman in the red shall with a surface abrasion following the contour of her nose. Not examined out of frames.

Keywords

France