10 December 2014
This lot is offered without a reserve
Christina Josepha Schmetterling (Amsterdam 1796-1840)
A Tiger-moth, a golden-ringed dragonfly, a darter dragonfly, spiders and flies, and a pink rose
signed 'CJ Schmetterling'
traces of pencil, watercolour, brown ink framing lines
6 x 6 in. (15.1 x 15.1 cm.)
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One of two artist daughters of the miniaturist and silhouettist Joseph Adolf Schmetterling (circa 1751-1828), she specialized in flower painting.
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