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    Sale 5266

    Portrait Miniatures, Objects of Vertu, Silver & Russian Works of Art

    13 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 1538

    ATTRIBUTED TO PETER PAUL LENS, CIRCA 1740

    Price Realised  

    ATTRIBUTED TO PETER PAUL LENS, CIRCA 1740
    A lady, in orange dress with blue ribbon, a cap in her dark hair, pearl choker; and a gentleman in purple coat, powdered wig en queue (English School, circa 1760)
    gilt-metal frame; chased and engraved gilt-metal frame, respectively
    ovals, 1 5/8 in. (41 mm.) and 1 5/16 in. (33 mm.) high (2)


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    Provenance

    The lady: With Mr van Hove, 1978.
    The gentleman: With Mr van Hove, 1976.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A BELGIAN PRIVATE COLLECTION