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    Sale 7453

    Important Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    27 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 292

    ANTONÍN BAYER (BOHEMIAN, 1767-1833)

    A young lady, in diaphanous white dress with large puffed sleeves, a blue belt at her waist, her hair upswept in a plait and ringlets; sky background; together with a young lady, in white dress with ruffles on bodice and short puffed sleeves, pink sash at her waist, pearl necklace, her fair hair in an Apollo knot; sky background

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    ANTONÍN BAYER (BOHEMIAN, 1767-1833)
    A young lady, in diaphanous white dress with large puffed sleeves, a blue belt at her waist, her hair upswept in a plait and ringlets; sky background; together with a young lady, in white dress with ruffles on bodice and short puffed sleeves, pink sash at her waist, pearl necklace, her fair hair in an Apollo knot; sky background
    ovals, 3 1/16 in. (78 mm.) and 2 13/16 in. (72 mm.) high, respectively, gilt-metal mounts (2)


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    Literature

    F. X. Jirík, Miniatura a drobná podobizna, Prague, 1930, illustrated nos. 3 and 5.