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    Sale 7556

    Important Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    10 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 133

    RICHARD CROSSE (BRITISH, 1742-1810)

    A young lady, in faded green coat and waistcoat, white cravat, her powdered hair upswept

    Price Realised  

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    RICHARD CROSSE (BRITISH, 1742-1810)
    A young lady, in faded green coat and waistcoat, white cravat, her powdered hair upswept
    on ivory
    oval, 1¼ in. (31 mm.) high, gilt-metal frame with green glass surround, the reverse with green glass surround and green velvet panel


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    Provenance

    Bought by Torben Holck Colding from H. E. Backer, London, in 1953 (300 Danish Crowns).