SAMUEL LOVER (IRISH, 1797-1868)
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SAMUEL LOVER (IRISH, 1797-1868)

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SAMUEL LOVER (IRISH, 1797-1868)
A pair of miniatures; a lady, seated at a table, a quill in her hand, a letter on the table alongside an inkwell, wearing dark dress with gem-set brooch at corsage, gold earrings, brown silk headdress, an embroidered shawl draped over her left arm next to an urn; another lady, seated next to a vase of flowers, wearing brown dress with white ruff and headdress, in her right hand an eye-glass suspended from a long gold chain worn around her neck
the former signed 'S. Lover RHA' (below table top)
on ivory
rectangular, 6 5/16 x 4 11/16 in. (161 x 120 mm.) and 6 5/8 x 5 1/16 in. (169 x 130 mm.), respectively, in giltwood and gesso frames of identical size (2)
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Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.

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