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    Sale 7556

    Important Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    10 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 15

    JOSEPH DUBASTY (FRENCH, FL. C. 1810-1830)

    Joseph Planté (1797-1878), in blue coat, yellow gilet and white knotted cravat, fair hair and sideburns

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    JOSEPH DUBASTY (FRENCH, FL. C. 1810-1830)
    Joseph Planté (1797-1878), in blue coat, yellow gilet and white knotted cravat, fair hair and sideburns
    signed with address 'Dubasty. palais royal, No. 148.' (lower right)
    on ivory
    oval, 2½ in. (63 mm.) high, in rectangular stamped gilt-metal frame


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    The backing paper is inscribed 'Planté, Joseph, Fils de Nicolas François & de Marie- Anne Bardot, son épouse. né à Martigny le 12. Ventose an V.' and the wooden back '1er Mai 1830. Peint à l'âge de 33 ans.' and 'Joseph Planté de Martigny les Bains décédé en 1878'.

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