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GERMAN SCHOOL, CIRCA 1840

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GERMAN SCHOOL, CIRCA 1840
Two miniatures: a young gentleman, in black coat, black stock, striped sash; together with a young lady, in white dress, white bandeau in her curling loose hair, seated on a red chair (Catherine Katz)
the latter signed and dated 'C. Katz. 98.' (mid-left)
on ivory
ovals, 2 7/8 in. (73 mm.) high, gilt-metal mount; gilt-metal frame, the reverse with two locks of hair within circle of gold wire, respectively (2)
Provenance
The former: acquired in Kassel, in 1959.
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