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

$2,963$2,500
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2605B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 14, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Four Enamel on Copper Portrait Miniatures of Ladies, France, 19th century, all in elaborate dress, two oval with dark backgrounds, each depicting a woman in a plumed hat, one in profile, both indistinctly signed; one circular with guilloche background and signed "Volney"; the fourth oval with guilloche background and woman wearing a turban, signed "Roehat"; all in gilt-bronze frames, plaque ht. to 3 7/8 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Not examined out of frames. Circular one with two parallel abrasions to cheek.

Keywords

France