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Portrait Miniature of a Young Man

Auction:
2349
Lot:
707
Sold for:
$999$850

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2349
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 18, 2007 11:00AM

Description:

Portrait Miniature of a Young Man, c. 1790, watercolor on ivory showing a bust-length oval portrait of the man facing right wearing a black jacket, white shirt and cravat, with a blue background, 2 3/4 x 2 1/4 in., in an oval gilt brass hinged pendant frame, with a Masonic watercolor on paper picture on the reverse. Condition: Subtle paint loss on jacket, glass chipped l.r.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

Jacket, Painting, Portrait miniature, Watercolor painting

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