12 June 2006
THE PROPERTY OF A NOBLEMAN
FRANÇOIS MEURET (FRENCH, 1800-1887)
A young girl, in white off-the-shoulder dress with puffed sleeves, lilac ribbon in her fair hair dressed in ringlets, holding a cat; red curtain and sky background
dated on the backing paper '16 fevrier 1854'
oval, 3 3/16 in. (81 mm.) high, gilt-metal mount
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