Description

    LOUIS AMI ARLAUD-JURINE (Swiss, 1751-1829)
    Portrait of Edouard Boissier
    Watercolor on ivory laid on card
    3 inches (7.6 cm) diameter
    Signed lower right: L. Arnaud
    Inscribed on board backing: Edouard Boissier / frere de Mme. Naville-Boissier / mort jeune a Paris
    Inscribed indistinctly on tape verso: a M'G de Binot (?)


    PROVENANCE:
    By descent in the family of the present owner for several generations from France to Switzerland to Dallas, Texas.


    Condition Report*:

    Paint layer intact. Note: Because this item contains African elephant ivory, this item can only be sold within the United States.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2014
    21st-22nd Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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