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Portrait Miniature of a Blond-haired Child with a Kitten

Auction:
2509
Lot:
648
Sold for:
$1,126$950

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2509
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 15, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Portrait Miniature of a Blond-haired Child with a Kitten, early 19th century, unsigned, watercolor on ivory depicting the blond, blue-eyed child wearing a coral bead necklace, white gown with pink ribbons on the shoulders and waist, holding a black and white kitten, oval 2 1/4 x 1 3/4 in., in a lacquered wood frame with brass liner. Condition: Ivory bowed.
Estimate $800-1,200

possibly British.

Keywords

Blond, Hair color, Ivory, Watercolor painting

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