• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5695

    Christie's Interiors

    13 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 398

    ENGLISH SCHOOL, 19TH CENTURY

    SEVEN PORTRAIT MINIATURES

    Price Realised  

    ENGLISH SCHOOL, 19TH CENTURY
    SEVEN PORTRAIT MINIATURES
    Including a bust of Robert Berry 1825-1903, on ivory in rectangular frame, a man on ivory in oval gilt metal locket, Sarah Caroline circa 1810, on ivory, Lady Elliot sister, both daughters of Gen. George Russell, Bengal Army, and three further
    first 3 in. (7.5 cm.) high excluding frame (7)


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