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    Sale 2095

    The Collection Of Marguerite And Arthur Riordan, Stonington, Connecticut

    18 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 620

    Attributed to Mrs. Moses B. Russell (Clarissa Peters, 1809-1854), 1840-1845**

    A MINIATURE PORTRAIT OF A YOUNG GIRL HOLDING CHERRIES

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    Attributed to Mrs. Moses B. Russell (Clarissa Peters, 1809-1854), 1840-1845**
    A MINIATURE PORTRAIT OF A YOUNG GIRL HOLDING CHERRIES
    watercolor on ivory
    3½ x 3 inches (framed)


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    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Provenance

    According to tradition, descended in the Peters family
    Joan Brownstein, Newbury, Massachusetts


    Literature

    Randall L. Holton and Charles A. Gilday, "Mrs. Moses B. Russell, Boston Miniaturist," The Magazine Antiques (December 1999), p. 817, pl. IV.