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    Sale 7556

    Important Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    10 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 87

    CORNELIUS HØYER (DANISH, 1741-1804)

    A young gentleman, in grey coat and black collar, white shirt, powdered hair

    Price Realised  

    CORNELIUS HØYER (DANISH, 1741-1804)
    A young gentleman, in grey coat and black collar, white shirt, powdered hair
    on ivory
    oval, 2 5/8 in. (67 mm.) high, gilt-metal mount within frame with bow and ribbon surmount


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    Provenance

    Bought by Torben Holck Colding from the Antique Trade, Paris, rue Bonaparte, in 1949.


    Pre-Lot Text

    FROM THE COLLECTION OF TORBEN HOLCK COLDING (1918-1998)