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    Sale 7556

    Important Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    10 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 97

    G. E. LAMI (FRENCH, FL. C. 1800-1820)

    A young lady, in white dress, white long glove, red embroidered shawl draped over her left shoulder, black rosary around her neck, coral drop earring, coral and gold tiara in her brown upswept hair

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    G. E. LAMI (FRENCH, FL. C. 1800-1820)
    A young lady, in white dress, white long glove, red embroidered shawl draped over her left shoulder, black rosary around her neck, coral drop earring, coral and gold tiara in her brown upswept hair
    on ivory
    oval, 2¼ in. (56 mm.) high, réverbère gold mount, set into the lid of a rectangular black tortoiseshell snuff-box with gold-lining by Alexandre Leferre (fl. 1837 - after 1860), marked


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