ATTRIBUTED TO MRS. MOSES B. RUSSELL (CLARISSA PETERS) |  MINIATURE PORTRAIT OF A GIRL IN A WHITE DRESS WITH HER CAT AND DOG
ATTRIBUTED TO MRS. MOSES B. RUSSELL (CLARISSA PETERS) |  MINIATURE PORTRAIT OF A GIRL IN A WHITE DRESS WITH HER CAT AND DOG
ATTRIBUTED TO MRS. MOSES B. RUSSELL (CLARISSA PETERS) |  MINIATURE PORTRAIT OF A GIRL IN A WHITE DRESS WITH HER CAT AND DOG
ATTRIBUTED TO MRS. MOSES B. RUSSELL (CLARISSA PETERS) |  MINIATURE PORTRAIT OF A GIRL IN A WHITE DRESS WITH HER CAT AND DOG
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ATTRIBUTED TO MRS. MOSES B. RUSSELL (CLARISSA PETERS) | MINIATURE PORTRAIT OF A GIRL IN A WHITE DRESS WITH HER CAT AND DOG

Estimate: 3,000 - 5,000 USD

ATTRIBUTED TO MRS. MOSES B. RUSSELL (CLARISSA PETERS) | MINIATURE PORTRAIT OF A GIRL IN A WHITE DRESS WITH HER CAT AND DOG

Estimate: 3,000 - 5,000 USD

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Description

ATTRIBUTED TO MRS. MOSES B. RUSSELL (CLARISSA PETERS)

(1809-1854)

MINIATURE PORTRAIT OF A GIRL IN A WHITE DRESS WITH HER CAT AND DOG


watercolor on ivory

Boston, Massachusetts

circa 1840

3 ¾ by 2 ⅞in.

Condition Report

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.

There is a small crack approx. 1/2 in. at lower left through the back end of the little dog as well as inpainting.


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.

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Provenance

Skinner Inc., Boston, Massachusetts, American Furniture & Decorative Arts, March 3, 2013, sale 2640B, lot 254.

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