10 June 2008,
Price realised GBP 625
GBP 500 - GBP 700
MARGUERITE GASTAL-LAËDERICH (FRENCH, FL. C. 1818-1830)
A lady, in white dress with diaphanous collar and tiered sleeves, her dark upswept in an Apollo knot
signed 'Mme. Laëderich. Dulphy.' (lower left)
oval, 2 5/8 in. (67 mm.) high, in rectangular stamped gilt-metal frame
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The backboard is inscribed 'Ceci appartient à Mr. Laëderich, Capitaine de frégate à Toulon.'
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