London, South Kensington
4 December 2001
Continental School, 19th Century
A young gentleman, facing right in black coat, white waistcoat and cravat; a young lady, head and shoulders, in low-cut white dress; and a lady, nearly full face in a black dress with lace collar, a blue stole over her arms, dressed hair
all framed, the former in a brooch frame
oval and circular, 1¼ in. (32 mm.) to 1 7/8 in. (47 mm.) high; and a gentleman in a black coat, white waistcoat and cravat (W.L. Schmidt)
signed 'W.L. Schmidt', gilt wood frame
2 1/16 in. (52 mm.) diam.
See Front Cover for part lot Illustration (4)
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