Lot 158
Property of Various Owners

Two Continental Miniature Watercolor Portraits on Ivory of Pauline Bonaparte and Marie Louise
Circa 1900
The first, signed Daisy and after a painting by Marie-Guillemine Benoist (1768-1826); the second, signed Mary and after a painting by Joseph-Boniface Franque (1774-1833). Each in ormolu strut frames with royal crest; the second, with a green velvet mat. Matting with deterioration.
Height of larger: 7 in (17.8 cm)
Estimate $700-1,000

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Sold for $1,000