• Centuries of Style: Silver, Eu auction at Christies

    Sale 7800

    Centuries of Style: Silver, European Ceramics, Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    17 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 333

    ANDREW PLIMER (BRITISH, 1763-1837)

    Price Realised  


    ANDREW PLIMER (BRITISH, 1763-1837)
    A young lady, in white muslin dress with 'van dyck' collar, white headscarf in her powdered curling hair
    on ivory
    oval, 2 9/16 in. (64 mm.) high, gilt-metal frame with glazed reverse

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    Alvin J. Huss (1904-1998) Collection, Evanston, Ill.; Sotheby's, London, 4 December 1985, lot 95.