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Attributed to Charles F. Berger (act. Philadelphia, Mid-19th Century) Miniature Portrait of an Officer with a Sword

Auction:
3120T
Lot:
1380
Sold for:
$523$425

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3120T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 06, 2018 12:00PM

Description:

Attributed to Charles F. Berger (act. Philadelphia, Mid-19th Century)

Miniature Portrait of an Officer with a Sword
Oil on ivory, 2 3/4 x 2 1/8 in., in a gilt frame.
Condition: Image cracked, not examined out of frame, retouch above figure's hair.

Note: According to a note associated with the image, the image is inscribed "C.F. Berger" on the back.
Estimate $300-500


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Charles F. Berger, Berger, Guilder, Miniature painting, One cent coin, Portrait miniature, Surname, Philadelphia

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