22 May 2001
CARL JOSEPH ALOIS AGRICOLA (1779-1852)
A young lady, facing left in white silk dress with high standing lace collar and chiffon sleeves, green sash with gold buckle, gold fillet in her upswept and dressed curled hair
oval, 3 11/16 in. (93 mm.) high, gilt-metal mount within a leather folding wallet
Leo Schidlof's Kunstauktionshaus, Vienna, 4-6 February 1920, lot 101 (20,000 Austrian Crowns).
Gustav von Klemperer Collection.
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H. Buchheit, Miniaturen aus der Sammlung Gustav von Klemperer, Dresden, 1928, no. 96, illustrated pl. 11.
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