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English School, Late 18th Century Two Portrait Miniatures of an English Military Officer and His Wife.

Auction:
2786B
Lot:
24
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2786B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 01, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

English School, Late 18th Century

Two Portrait Miniatures of an English Military Officer and His Wife. Unsigned. Watercolor on ivory, the officer wearing a blue coat with yellow collar and lapels and a white sash, his wife wearing a white bonnet and patterned shawl, 2 1/4 x 1 3/4 in., mounted on either side of a gold pendant frame.
Estimate $300-500

discoloration and roughness at edges on both, man with scratches in sky.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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English School, English Military

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