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Portrait Miniature of "Mary E. Clark at the age of 19,"

Auction:
2349
Lot:
763
Sold for:
$764$650

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

Description:

Portrait Miniature of "Mary E. Clark at the age of 19," England or America, circa 1840 the subject's name engraved on the reverse, watercolor on ivory, depicting a bust-length oval likeness of the woman with her head tilted toward the left wearing a black off-the shoulder dress dress, and white lace fichu, 2 1/2 x 2 in., in a gold pendant frame. Condition: Very good.
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

United Kingdom, Fichu, Watercolor painting

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