Jewellery, Watches, Antiquities and Objects of Vertu (24 November 2020)

Date of Auction: 24th November 2020

Sold for £280

Estimate: £70 - £100

A 19th century circular portrait miniature, oil on ivory, unsigned, depicting the head and shoulders of Marshal Davout, unsigned, in gilt-bronze frame, with suspensory loop to the reverse, glass front and fabric back, dimensions 80 x 64mm. £70-£100


Louis-Nicolas Davout (1770-1823) was Duke of Auerstaedt, Prince of Eckmühl and Marshal of the French Empire.

Please note ivory is covered by CITES legislation and may be subject to import/export and trade restrictions