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    Sale 7550

    Important Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    9 December 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 12

    PIETRO DE ROSSI (RUSSIAN, 1761-1831)

    A young lady, in red velvet dress with falling lace collar, double-strand of pearls about her neck, brown upswept hair dressed in ringlets

    Price Realised  

    PIETRO DE ROSSI (RUSSIAN, 1761-1831)
    A young lady, in red velvet dress with falling lace collar, double-strand of pearls about her neck, brown upswept hair dressed in ringlets
    signed and dated 'P. de Rossi f: 1817' (lower left)
    on ivory
    oval, 2 7/8 in. (73 mm.) high, ormolu frame, stamped with acanthus frieze


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    Provenance

    Kunsthaus am Museum (Carola van Ham), Cologne, 22 March 1975, lot 2726.