Moses B. Russell (American, 1810-1884) Miniature Portrait of a Mother in a Black Dress with a Child in a Blue Dress Holding a Straw Hat. Signed and dated "M.B. Russell Pinxt 1843" l.l. Watercolor on ivory, 5 1/4 x 4 in., framed. Condition: Minute scattered staining and minute losses. N.B. Russell was active in Boston from 1834 to 1850.