4 August 2004
THE ESTATE OF BEATRICE RENFIELD
This lot is offered without a reserve
American School, 19th Century
Portrait of a child reading a book; and Portrait of a child and a hobby horse
oil on canvas
oval 30 x 25 in. (76.2 x 63.5 cm.) (2)
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This lot is offered without reserve.
Please note this property is from the Estate of Beatrice Renfield.
The designer and decorator shows us around his Santa Monica HQ, and enthuses over the forthcoming Rooms as Portraits auctions in London and New York
Chinese Works of Art specialist Olivia Hamilton reckons this pair of superb sculptures — around 1,300 years old — are ‘the finest I've seen come up for sale‘