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Portrait Miniature of a Woman in a Blue Empire Dress

Auction:
2349
Lot:
723
Sold for:
$764$650

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

Description:

Portrait Miniature of a Woman in a Blue Empire Dress, circa 1810, the subject identified as Mrs. Mary Ford on the reverse, watercolor on paperboard, depicting a bust-length oval portrait of the woman facing left wearing a blue dress, with white lace trim, and beaded coral and gold necklaces, 2 7/8 x 2 1/4 in., mounted in a gilt molded papier-mache frame. Condition: Very good.
Estimate $600-800

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