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Lot 0911
American School
(First Quarter 19th Century)

Three Fine Portrait Miniatures

each watercolor and gum arabic/gouache
including William Doyle (1769-1828), "Gentleman with a Riding Glove", 1813, signed and dated right edge, sight 2-3/8" x 1-7/8"; a "Bearded Gentleman", sight 3-1/8" x 2-1/2"; and "John Paine, (Probably) of Massachusetts", sitter's name inscribed on frame backing, sight 3-1/8" x 2".
The first two glazed in oval rolled gold-plated pendants, the Doyle with plaited hair en verso; and the third glazed in a purple velvet shutter frame.

All three together in a wood and glass presentation case

Provenance: Estate of Dr. Carroll Ball, Jackson, Mississippi.

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American School (First Quarter 19th Century)

Estimate $1,000 - $1,500Jul 29, 2018