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    Sale 2095

    The Collection Of Marguerite And Arthur Riordan, Stonington, Connecticut

    18 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 626

    Attributed to Mrs. Moses B. Russell (Clarissa Peters, 1809-1854), Circa 1852**

    A Memorial Miniature Portrait of a Girl with Brown Hair (J.C. Gallagher)

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    Attributed to Mrs. Moses B. Russell (Clarissa Peters, 1809-1854), Circa 1852**
    A Memorial Miniature Portrait of a Girl with Brown Hair (J.C. Gallagher)
    in a brooch frame with pin on the reverse; reverse engraved J.C. Gallagher
    watercolor on ivory
    2 1/8 x 1¾ inches (framed)


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    Literature

    Randall L. Holton and Charles A. Gilday, "Mrs. Moses B. Russell, Boston Miniaturist," The Magazine Antiques (December 1999), p. 822, pl. XVII.