02-24-2002 02-24-2002
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
2128
February 24, 2002 10:00AMCalender
398

George Harvey (1800-1878, ac. 1827-1845) Miniature Portrait of a Lady in Burgundy Wearing a Lace Bonnet.

$705$600
Auction: Sale #2128 - 2128 Location: Bolton Date / Time: February 24, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

George Harvey (1800-1878, ac. 1827-1845)

Miniature Portrait of a Lady in Burgundy Wearing a Lace Bonnet. Signed "G. HARVEY" l.r. Watercolor on ivory, 3 1/2 x 2 3/4 in., in a hinged red leather case with ormolu mat. Condition: Good, leather loss on case.

N.B. George Harvey was born in Tottingham, England, and came to America in 1820. In 1828 he was elected an associate of the National Academy of Design. In the years between 1827 to 1845 he painted hundreds of miniatures, most of them in the Boston area.
Estimate $400-600

N.B. George Harvey was born in Tottingham, England and came to America in 1820. In 1828 he was elected an associate of the National Academy of Design. In the years between 1827-45 he painted hundreds of miniatures, most of them in the Boston area.

Keywords

N.B. George Harvey, Tottingham, United Kingdom, National Academy of Design, George Harvey