ATTRIBUTED TO MOSES B. RUSSELL | MINIATURE PORTRAIT OF MOTHER AND CHILD IN A BLUE DRESS WITH A PULL-TOY POODLE
Estimate: 1,500 - 3,000 USD
ATTRIBUTED TO MOSES B. RUSSELL
MINIATURE PORTRAIT OF MOTHER AND CHILD IN A BLUE DRESS WITH A PULL-TOY POODLE
watercolor on ivory
5 ⅞ by 3 ⅞ in.
set behind an eglomise glass panel.
Please note that Sotheby's has obtained a license from the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation and is authorized to sell this item containing ivory.
In overall fine condition. Some minor flaking to the painted surface with minor losses and restoration to the column proper right side. There is a small 1/4" triangular loss to the lower right corner.
In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.
NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.
Marguerite Riordan, Stonington, Connecticut.