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    Sale 7453

    Important Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    27 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 253

    TREMEL (FRENCH, FL. C. 1815-1835)

    A young lady, in brown dress with lace-bordered gauze collar, brick-red sash, lace-bordered white stole draped around her shoulders, gold-set coral pendant suspended on a double gold chain about her neck, matching drop earring and gold-set tortoiseshell comb in her upswept and curled brown hair falling over her right shoulder

    Price Realised  

    TREMEL (FRENCH, FL. C. 1815-1835)
    A young lady, in brown dress with lace-bordered gauze collar, brick-red sash, lace-bordered white stole draped around her shoulders, gold-set coral pendant suspended on a double gold chain about her neck, matching drop earring and gold-set tortoiseshell comb in her upswept and curled brown hair falling over her right shoulder
    signed 'Tremel.' (lower right)
    2 3/16 in. (56 mm.) diam., gold frame with plaited hair reverse


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    Provenance

    Bought in Taormina, 4 June 1978.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A BELGIAN PRIVATE COLLECTION