27 November 2007
EMANUEL THOMAS PETER (AUSTRIAN, 1799-1873)
Two sisters: Adele Fellner, in white dress with pleated and ruched bodice and white bow at her shoulder, wearing two bracelets, a pink rose her her plaited and upswept hair, her left hand resting on her sister's shoulder; Anna Gelner, in pleated and ruched blue dress, holding a small bunch of pink roses in her left hand, her arm around her sister's waist, pink roses on table beside her; pink drapery and interior background
signed and dated 'Em: Peter 852.' (mid-left)
rectangular, 5¾ x 4 9/16 in. (146 x 116 mm.), stamped gilt-metal mount on blue velvet frame within brown leather wallet
Dorotheum, Vienna, 2 October 2001, lot 394.
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