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Sold for £3,300
Top miniature: appears to have had a blue painted background at some point but this has now either been removed or faded. A little light warping to ivory visible.
Left miniature: warping to the ivory, tiny chip in pupil of right eye.
Central miniature: no obvious flaws, possibly a streak in the glass at the top, although only visible from certain angles.
Right miniature: no obvious flaws, very, very light warping.
Lower miniature: appears to be retouching to coat, and a little to the face. A scuff to the background above his head. Some white dots to coat.
Leather in generally good condition.
Numerous splits and cracks to the wooden frame.
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Auction: Fine Interiors - Two Day Sale (DAY TWO), Wed, 13th Mar 2019
8 March 2019 9am - 5pm
10 March 2019 10am - 1pm
11 March 2019 9am - 5pm
12 March 2019 9am - 5pm
13 March 2019 from 9am
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