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    Sale 7453

    Important Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    27 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 311

    FRANZ XAVER SCHMIDT (GERMAN, FL. C. 1890/1900)

    A lady, in black high-collared dress, wearing long gold chain around her neck, gold brooch pinned at collar, gold earrings, with a bouquet of pink flowers and foliage, fair upswept hair sky and landscape background

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    FRANZ XAVER SCHMIDT (GERMAN, FL. C. 1890/1900)
    A lady, in black high-collared dress, wearing long gold chain around her neck, gold brooch pinned at collar, gold earrings, with a bouquet of pink flowers and foliage, fair upswept hair sky and landscape background
    signed 'F.X. Schmidt.pinx.' (lower right)
    oval, 2 13/16 in. (71 mm.) high, gilt-metal mount within rectangular gilt-metal easel frame with burgundy velvet panel


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    Provenance

    Dorotheum, Vienna, 25 April 1991, lot 304.