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American School, 19th Century Miniature Portrait of a Little Girl Wearing a Blue Dress.

Auction:
2297
Lot:
6
Sold for:
$4,700$4,000

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2297
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 06, 2005 11:00AM

Description:

American School, 19th Century

Miniature Portrait of a Little Girl Wearing a Blue Dress. Unsigned, inscribed "Daughter of Minister Mallery New England 1827" in pencil on the reverse. Watercolor on paper, 3 7/8 x 2 3/4 in., in a Victorian gilt gesso frame. Condition: Toning, foxing,

N.B. Sold to benefit a university art museum.
Estimate $200-300

Keywords

American School, Mallery New, Minister , Book collecting, Painting, Watercolor painting

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