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American School, 19th Century Miniature Portrait of a Lady Holding a Book.

Auction:
2349
Lot:
2
Sold for:
$1,880$1,600

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2349
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 18, 2007 11:00AM

Description:

American School, 19th Century

Miniature Portrait of a Lady Holding a Book. Unsigned. Watercolor on paper, c. 1835, depicting a half-length portrait of the woman wearing a white frilly bonnet tied with a blue ribbon, a coral beaded necklace, a black dress with wide white collar, seated on a painted Windsor side chair before a red tasseled drapery, 4 7/8 x 4 5/8 in., in period mitered wood frame. Condition: Toning, light staining.
Estimate $600-800

Keywords

American School, side chair , Windsor, Drapery, Painting, Watercolor painting

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