27 November 2007
J. SPELTER (GERMAN, 1800-1856)
A young lady, in off-the-shoulder white dress with ruched sleeves, wearing a gold cross suspended from a black ribbon around her neck, gold drop earring, wearing a black and gold ferronnière in her dressed hair
signed 'Spelter' (lower left)
rectangular, 3 3/16 x 2½ in. (63 mm.), gilt-metal mount within fitted brown leather envelope
Collection of Architect Kurt Jahn (1903-1978), Darmstadt.
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Darmstadt, Residenzschloss, Schlossmuseum, 1974-2007, inv. no. 21024.
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