Lot 2168: Gentleman's Portrait Painting on Ivory, Mourning
October 28, 2016
Scottsdale, AZ, USALive Auction
Description: Artist: Unsigned; Title: Untitled portrait of a gentleman; Medium: Painting on ivory; Year or Era Produced: 19th century; Signature: Not signed; Approximate Measurement: 2.75" x 2.125"; Approximate Weight: 49 grams; Frame: Brass frame; Note: Mother of pearl back with floral hair design with seed pearls and (3) blue stones. **J Levines appraisers have determined that this piece/pieces are 100 years or older, that they are composed in whole or in part of an ESA-listed species, and that it has not been repaired or modified with any such species after December 27th, 1973. Certain property sold at auction made of or contain materials that may be subject to laws governing export, import or interstate transportation. It is the buyers responsibility to obtain any and all export, import, and/or transport licenses, permits or documentation required by any authority. Out of state shipment of ivory is against the law. Any winning bidder outside of the state of Arizona is required to pay all fees and hammer-prices associated with this lot; and the item will be deemed abandoned.