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    Sale 7464

    Un hôtel particulier du Faubourg Saint-Germain The Collection of The Marquis and Marquise de Ravenel

    21 - 22 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 502

    English School, circa 1850

    English School, circa 1850

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    English School, circa 1850
    A pair of miniatures depicting a lady and a gentleman: she, in black dress with lace collar, cameo worn as corsage, white shawl and lace bonnet, seated on a red velvet seat; he, in black coat, waistcoat and trousers, white shirt, black stock, holding a lornette and newspaper, seated on a red velvet chair; Together with a family group including a lady seated on a blue striped chair, a gentleman standing in black coat, and a young boy, in brown dress holding a hoop, English School, circa 1830/40
    watercolour on card, watercolour on ivory, respectively
    Rectangular, 7½ x 5½ in. (19 x 14 cm.), gilt-metal mount within fitted brown leather cases with tooled border and floral mount;
    and 9¼ x 7 in. (23.5 x 17.8 cm.), gilt-metal mount within velvet-lined box frame, respectively (3)

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