22 May 2001
THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN
JOHANN BAPTIST ANKER (FL. C. 1790-1824)
A young lady with a garland of pink roses, full face in white dress with blue sash, gauze scarf draped over her right arm, long curling powdered hair
signed and dated 'Anker p: 1792.' (lower right)
2 7/8 in. (73 mm.) diam., plain gilt-metal mount
Leo Schidlof's Kunstauktionhaus, Vienna, 5-7 November 1925, lot 219.
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L. R. Schidlof, The Miniature in Europe, Graz, 1964, I, p. 45.
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