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Lot 157: ETIENNE-LOUIS ADVINENT (FRENCH, 1767-1831)

Est: £3,000 GBP - £5,000 GBPSold:
Christie'sNovember 29, 2011London, United Kingdom

Item Overview

Description

ETIENNE-LOUIS ADVINENT (FRENCH, 1767-1831)
A young officer, in blue coat with silver epaulette, large red buttons and red collar with white edge, red waistcoat, frilled white cravat, red and blue striped tied cravat and brown stock, powdered hair
signed 'advinent' (mid-right)
on ivory
2 7/8 in. (72 mm.) diam., silver-gilt réverbère frame with blue enamel surround

Artist or Maker

Provenance

with D. S. Lavender (Antiques) Ltd., London, in 2002.

Notes

PROPERTY FROM A GERMAN PRIVATE COLLECTION
Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.

Auction Details

Centuries of Style: Silver, European Ceramics, Glass, Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

by
Christie's
November 29, 2011, 12:00 AM GMT

8 King Street, St. James's, London, LDN, SW1Y 6QT, UK