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    Sale 7550

    Important Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    9 December 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 101

    ERNST CHRISTIAN WESER (GERMAN, 1783-1860)

    A young gentleman, in evening dress, black tail coat, white waistcoat, white linen shirt with stand-collar, white cravat tied in a bow, rectangular gold-bordered blue shirt studs, salmon-lined grey opera cloak with gold fastening chain, gold ring on his right index finger, side-parted short dark hair

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    ERNST CHRISTIAN WESER (GERMAN, 1783-1860)
    A young gentleman, in evening dress, black tail coat, white waistcoat, white linen shirt with stand-collar, white cravat tied in a bow, rectangular gold-bordered blue shirt studs, salmon-lined grey opera cloak with gold fastening chain, gold ring on his right index finger, side-parted short dark hair
    signed and dated 'E. Weser pinx: 1833.' (lower right)
    on ivory
    rectangular, 3½ x 2 7/8 in. (89 x 73 mm.), gilt-wood frame carved with oak leaves and arabesques


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    Provenance

    Solinger Auktionshaus, Solingen, 4-5 May 2007, lot 689.