Portrait Miniature of a Woman with a Long Curl
- American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2349
- Date / Time :
- February 18, 2007 11:00AM
Portrait Miniature of a Woman with a Long Curl, circa 1795, watercolor on ivory, depicting a bust-length oval portrait of the woman wearing a blue headband and dress with white fichu, 1 1/4 x 1 1/8 in., in an oval gold brooch frame with scroll ornaments, the reverse compartment with hair-work plumes with gilt wire embellishments. Condition: Craquelure to background paint, minor loose wire segments on the reverse.