04-17-2013 04-18-2013
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2646M Marlborough
April 17, 2013 2:00PMCalender
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Four Framed Continental Portrait Miniatures of Ladies

$615$500
Auction: Discovery - 2646M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: April 18, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Four Framed Continental Portrait Miniatures of Ladies, three on porcelain: one oval depicting Duchess Louise of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (Luise Auguste Wilhelmine Amalie, 1776-1810), Queen consort of Prussia as the wife of King Frederick William III, one oval depicting possibly Queen Anne, according to the inscription on the reverse, and another oval of a woman wearing a gold-colored gown; one round portrait on ivory, identified as "Madame Nathie" inscribed on the back, dia. 3 to 3 1/2 in., not including frames.
Estimate $400-600


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Keywords

Frederick William III, Luise Auguste Wilhelmine Amalie