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Portrait Miniature of a Gentleman Wearing a Blue Jacket

Auction:
2349
Lot:
715
Sold for:
$1,058$900

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

Description:

Portrait Miniature of a Gentleman Wearing a Blue Jacket, indistinctly signed and dated "Prigrart 1799," signed l.r., watercolor on ivory showing a bust-length portrait of the man facing right, wearing a blue jacket with brass buttons white shirt and cravat, dia. 2 in., in a round hinged pendant gold frame, the border and backing with green glass over foil, one side with a round compartment with plaited hair. Condition: Minor paint losses on edge, glass cracked on exterior side of case with plaited hair.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Keywords

Miniature painting, Painting, Portrait miniature, Watercolor painting

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