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    Sale 2095

    The Collection Of Marguerite And Arthur Riordan, Stonington, Connecticut

    18 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 625

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

    A Miniature Portrait of a Girl Holding a Red Shoe

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    Attributed to Mrs. Moses B. Russell (Clarissa Peters, 1809-1854), Circa 1840**
    A Miniature Portrait of a Girl Holding a Red Shoe
    in a hinged mother-of-pearl inlaid leather album
    watercolor on ivory
    3 5/8 x 3 1/8 inches (album, closed)


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    Not examined out of frame, but no apparent flaking or losses. Case appears to be original.

    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Provenance

    David Wheatcroft, Westborough, Massachusetts