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    Sale 7731

    Centuries of Style: Silver, European Ceramics, Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    2 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 138

    CARL GOTTLOB SCHMEIDLER (GERMAN, 1772-1838)

    A young lady, in white silk organza dress with orange trim about the shoulder and Empire waist, embroidered persimmon shawl, double-stranded pearl necklace, her chestnut hair plaited and upswept

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    CARL GOTTLOB SCHMEIDLER (GERMAN, 1772-1838)
    A young lady, in white silk organza dress with orange trim about the shoulder and Empire waist, embroidered persimmon shawl, double-stranded pearl necklace, her chestnut hair plaited and upswept
    signed 'Schmeidler.' (lower left)
    on ivory
    oval, 2 15/16 in. (74 mm.) high, gold locket frame


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    Provenance

    Christie's, London, 3 June 2003, lot 248.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note the miniature measures 2 15/16 in. high. The printed millimeter size is accurate.