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

Two Framed Oval Portrait Miniatures on Ivory

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


Two Framed Oval Portrait Miniatures on Ivory, one depicting Comtesse Grosvenor after the portrait by Sir Thomas Lawrence, in a diaphanous white dress, illegibly signed, in velvet and gilt bronze frame, ivory sight ht. 4 5/8; the other with a woman draped in salmon-pink and looking over her shoulder, signed "Doisteau," in a gilt-bronze frame with ribband crest and reed-and-tie border, ivory sight ht. 4 5/8 in.
Estimate $600-800

Not examined out of frames. Good general condition.


Thomas Lawrence