04-05-2014 04-05-2014
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2715B Boston
April 5, 2014 10:00AMCalender
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Pierre Daubigny (French, 1793-1858) Two Miniature Portraits: Gentleman in a Black Cravat

 
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2715B Location: Boston Date / Time: April 05, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Pierre Daubigny (French, 1793-1858)

Two Miniature Portraits: Gentleman in a Black Cravat and Lady in White
Lady signed and dated "D'aubigny.1839." c.l.; Gentleman signed
"D'aubigny" l.r.
Watercolor, sight sizes to 5 5/8 x 4 3/8 in. (14.3 x 11.2 cm), framed.
Condition: Both with vertical splits to support, not examined out of frames.

Provenance: Phillips, London, The Connoisseur's Cabinet, November 6, 2000, Lot 108 (as a lot of two); Phillips, London, Portrait Miniatures and European Works of Art, July 3, 2001, Lot 106 (Lady in White).
Estimate $2,000-2,500

Gentleman: sight size 5 5/8 x 4 3/8 in. (14.3 x 11.2 cm). Lady sight size 5 1/16 x 3 3/4 in. (12.8 x 9.5 cm).


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Keywords

Lady in White, Pierre Daubigny, London, Connoisseur's Cabinet, The Connoisseur