François Dumont, A Lady, wearing dark blue dress with gold trim, black ribbon necklace with gold clasp and white ribbon in her dark curled hair

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Lot 127
François Dumont, A Lady, wearing dark blue dress with gold trim, black ribbon necklace with gold clasp and white ribbon in her dark curled hair

Sold for £ 24,497 (US$ 33,666) inc. premium
François Dumont (French, 1751-1831)
A Lady, wearing dark blue dress with gold trim, black ribbon necklace with gold clasp and white ribbon in her dark curled hair
signed on obverse and dated Dumont f/ l'an 3me, original continuous rose-cut diamond surround within an outer border of alternating stylised leaf and bud motifs, similarly set with rose-cut diamonds mounted in silver and gold, to closed back settings, with makers of mark of V&P
Oval, 61mm. (2 3/8ins.) high

Footnotes

  • The year III of the French Republic corresponded to the period from September 1794 to September 1795.
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