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Premier Auction - Session II

Sat, Mar 26, 2022 09:00AM EDT
Lot 787

Gerome Fassio

Estimate: $400 - $600

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$100 $50
$1,000 $100
$2,000 $200
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,000
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000

(Italy/Canada, 1789-1851)

Oval portrait miniature of a Gentleman (possibly Virginia), signed "Fassio", watercolor on ivory, on paper, paper backing inscribed "Property of Mr Harry ... Robinson Wytheville, Va. miniature of his grandfather ... Fredericksburg, Va ...", 3 x 2-1/2 in.; original wood frame, 5-1/2 x 5 in.

Note: ?This lot contains animal or plant material that may be restricted under federal, state and/or local law. Prospective bidders should check all applicable government wildlife restrictions prior to placing a bid. The buyer is solely responsible for obtaining any necessary licenses or permits from federal, state and/or local authorities applicable to their purchase or transport of the object. Please note that bidders in New Jersey may not bid on any lots containing elephant ivory, mammoth ivory, or rhinoceros horn.

Provenance: Private North Carolina Collection


overall very good; original frame and backing