French School, circa 1790 A portrait miniature of a Young Boy, wearing pink and white pin striped coat over yellow waistcoat and white chemise
Lot 484Y Ф
French School
circa 1790
A portrait miniature of a Young Boy, wearing pink and white pin striped coat over yellow waistcoat and white chemise
Sold for £375 (US$ 621) inc. premium
Auction Details
Fine Art & Antiques
Oxford
15 Apr 2014 10:00 BST

Auction 21740
French School, circa 1790 A portrait miniature of a Young Boy, wearing pink and white pin striped coat over yellow waistcoat and white chemise
Lot Details
French School, circa 1790
A portrait miniature of a Young Boy, wearing pink and white pin striped jacket over yellow waistcoat and white chemise.
Enamel, gilt-metal mount; together with two further miniatures painted on ivory, portraying a lady in profile to the left and a gentleman, both housed in gilt-metal frames, the frame to the lady bearing a brooch pin attachment to the reverse.
The title miniature: oval, 55mm (2 3/16in) high (3)

Saleroom notices

  • This lot contains or is made of ivory and in February 2014 the United States Government announced the intention to ban the import of any ivory into the USA.
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Ф Item contains or is made of ivory

This lot contains or is made of ivory. The United States Government has banned the import of ivory into the USA.

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