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    Sale 7550

    Important Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    9 December 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 50

    ROBERT THEER (AUSTRIAN, 1808-1863)

    A girl, in white dress and pantaloons with blue bows at puff shoulders and blue sash, gold necklace and drop-pearl earring, her brown hair dressed in ringlets, holding a bouquet of pink roses; woodland landscape and sky background

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    ROBERT THEER (AUSTRIAN, 1808-1863)
    A girl, in white dress and pantaloons with blue bows at puff shoulders and blue sash, gold necklace and drop-pearl earring, her brown hair dressed in ringlets, holding a bouquet of pink roses; woodland landscape and sky background
    signed and dated 'Robert Theer Wien 1840' (lower right)
    on ivory
    rectangular, 4 5/16 x 3 5/16 in. (110 x 85 mm.), gilt-metal mount within burgundy velvet panel with gilt-metal foliate spandrels


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    Provenance

    With Antiquitäten im Glasergewölbe (Miss Katharina Baumgartner), Salzburg.
    A European Private Collection; Christie's, London, 7 December 2004, lot 376.