Lot 5079: AMERICAN SCHOOL, 19TH CENTURY) | Pair of Portrait Miniatures
January 21, 2017
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: the gentleman's portrait inscribed J. Lonsdale age 44 taken 12 of Augst 1829 on the reverse.
Very slight fading and some minor flaking to her. Antique mahogany-veneered frames: 8 3/4 by 7 1/2 inches.
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Provenance: Found in Dartmouth, Massachusetts.
Dimensions: 5 1/2 by 4 1/2 in.
Medium: watercolor on paper