Portrait Miniature of a Gentleman
- Sold for:
- American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2349
- Date / Time :
- February 18, 2007 11:00AM
Portrait Miniature of a Gentleman, possibly the work of Edward Greene Malbone, (American, 1777-1807) circa 1800, watercolor on ivory showing a bust-length oval portrait of the man facing right wearing a black jacket, white shirt and cravat, 2 3/4 x 2 1/8 in., in an oval gilt brass pendant frame with chased bezel, a small compartment on the reverse containing a woven strand of hair, housed in a red leather case. Condition: Very good, small compartment lacking glass.