Miniatures

Miniatures

Miniatures
French Ivory Snuffbox Miniature Portrait Marie Antoinette

Hand painted miniature portrait of Marie-Antoinette - likely done after Marie Antoinette d’Autriche, 1783, by Louise Élisabeth Vigée Le Brun - under convex original cover glass, encircled with a bronze ring
Indistinctly signed R. D.…
French Second Empire, Napoleon III, 1860 - 1870
Restoration on lid interior corresponding to a fissure of age, otherwise the condition may be considered excellent, no damage to the painting, none to the convex cover glass protecting it.
Ø 6.4 cm (2” ½)
Height 2.6 cm (1”)

SKU: bx15

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US$ 1,000.00

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pmou1-Mount, Rita
Rita Mount

Rita Mount (Canadian 1888-1967)
Two miniatures on both sides
Charcoal on paper
Recto: Bâteaux de Gaspésie. Verso: Figures.
Signed
Titled on typed gallery label
Image 6.7 x 11.3 cm (2" 5/8 x 4" 7/16)
With Frame 25.8 x 30.5 cm (10" 1/8 x 12")

SKU: PMou1

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US$ 275.00

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pmou2-Mount, Rita
Rita Mount

Rita Mount (Canadian 1888-1967)
Two miniatures on both sides
Charcoal on paper
Recto: Sea landscape. Verso: Houses with fences.
Signed
Image 8.2 x 11.5 cm (3" 1/4 x 4" 1/2)
With Frame 26 x 28.5 cm (10" 1/4 x 11" 1/4)

SKU: PMou2

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US$ 275.00

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m2-Longpré
Longpré

Longpré
A framed watercolour miniature on oval ivory
Representing a child, in a plain white undershirt, kneeling and praying with clasping hands.
Signed twice.
The back with an undeciphered scrip Child of ...
8.1 cm (3" 3/16)

SKU: M2

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US$ 450.00

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m8-Henry
Henry

A water color miniature on ivory of a young lady dressed in the European fashion of 1830s;
she wears a white gown with a high waistline and gigot sleeves.
Her hairdo consist of dangling clusters of curls on the sides
and curls of hair at the crown.
Signed and dated J (?) Henry ”¦ 832.
1832
Painted surface: 8 cm

SKU: M8

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US$ 2,500.00

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m7-A lady

A framed watercolour miniature on ivory oval portrait of a lady dressed in the French empire fashion of early 19th century.
Painted surface:: 6.6 cm (2" 5/8)

SKU: M7

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US$ 800.00

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m4-Father & child

Double miniature portraits of a gentleman and a child.
Framed on one side by enameled trails with rose-cut diamonds; a black glass inside mortise with a band of gold sheet.
Probably American, 1760's.
8.4 cm (3" 5/16)

SKU: M4

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US$ 3,500.00

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jwb9-Micro mosaic brooch

An amazing micro mosaic representing the Roman Coliseum embedded in black onyx stone.

Gold wash frame
Lower corner left chipped
7.3 X 4.7 cm (2" 7/8 x 1" 7/8)

SKU: Jwb9

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US$ 1,200.00

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m11-Pastoral Idyll

An ivory miniature gilded silver (vermeil) mounted to be worn as a brooch.
Representing a Watteauesque romantic scene with a graceful shepherdess and an insistently attentive gentleman.
End of 18th century.
5 x 4.2 cm (2" x 1" 5/8)

SKU: M11

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US$ 1,500.00

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m1-Portrait of a lady

Half-lenght figure of a young lady attired as was the fashion in mid 18th century.
Her headscarf tied below the chin in compliance with the remarkable simplicity and modesty of the lady.

Watercolour on ivory framed miniature.
Diameter painted surface: 7.6 cm (3")

SKU: M1

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US$ 450.00

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