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Herman, circa 1840/50
A Girl, facing right in white off the shoulder tiered dress, dark hair
signed 'Herman', gilt-metal mount
oval, 1in. (38mm.) high
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Lot Essay

The sitter is probably Mathilde (b. 1826) or her sister Cornelia Charlotte (b. 1828) von Vrints von Treuenfels, both sisters of Alexander (see lot 129).
For a very similar miniature by Herman, see the exhibition catalogue Autissier et le portrait miniature en Belgique, Brussels, Kredietbank, 1998, no. 97.
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