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    Sale 7453

    Important Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    27 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 323

    JEAN-BAPTISTE-DÉSIRÉ TROIVAUX (FRENCH, 1788-1860)

    A young lady, in black dress with white lace trim at collar, black lace trim at sleeves, black rosette at corsage, waist and another in between, her fair hair dressed in ringlets; plinth, tree and sky background

    Price Realised  

    JEAN-BAPTISTE-DÉSIRÉ TROIVAUX (FRENCH, 1788-1860)
    A young lady, in black dress with white lace trim at collar, black lace trim at sleeves, black rosette at corsage, waist and another in between, her fair hair dressed in ringlets; plinth, tree and sky background
    signed and dated 'Troivaux. 1842' (upper right)
    oval, 3 9/16 in. (91 mm.) high, gilt-metal mount with stamped foliate border


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    Provenance

    Galerie Hassfurther, Vienna, 15 May 2000, lot 14.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR