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    Sale 7556

    Important Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    10 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 106

    JEAN-BAPTISTE JACQUES AUGUSTIN (FRENCH, 1759-1832)

    A young lady, in gold-embroidered white dress with short sleeves, a blue sash tied in a bow at her waist, pearls in her upswept curling hair; landscape background

    Price Realised  

    JEAN-BAPTISTE JACQUES AUGUSTIN (FRENCH, 1759-1832)
    A young lady, in gold-embroidered white dress with short sleeves, a blue sash tied in a bow at her waist, pearls in her upswept curling hair; landscape background
    signed and dated 'augustin an. 7.' (lower left)
    on ivory
    2 13/16 in. (72 mm.) diam., gilt-metal mount


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    The year VII of the Revolutionary calendar corresponded to September 1798 - September 1799.

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