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Portrait miniature, Pair of illuminated female portraits

Lot reference 30527587

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Location: Italy
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Unknown - 1900-1949 - Wood, Hand painted on celluloid

Object: Pair of illuminated female portraits, Portrait miniature
Material: Hand painted on celluloid, Wood
Estimated Period: 1900-1949
Model/ Name: Pair of illuminated female portraits
Country of Origin: Unknown
Condition: Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
Dimensions: 20×22×2 cm
Weight: 540 g

Pair of illuminated female portraits. Hand painted on celluloid and signed Alex.

Framed in two splendid openwork frames, carved with inlays exalted by the gold leaf.

On the left side an "Alex" signature is visible to which, due to our little knowledge, we were unable to reach the author.

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