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Portrait Miniature of a Military Officer

Auction:
2349
Lot:
752
Sold for:
$881$750

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

Description:

Portrait Miniature of a Military Officer, late 18th/early 19th century, watercolor on ivory, showing a half-length portrait of the man seated in a chair wearing a red military jacket with gold epaulets holding a book in his hand, 3 1/8 x 2 1/2 in., mounted in a gilt embossed tin frame in a hinged black leather case. Condition: Very good.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

Keywords

Military Officer , chair , Epaulette, Military uniforms, Painting, Portrait miniature, Watercolor painting

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