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Portrait Miniature of a Red-Haired Girl in Green

Auction:
2349
Lot:
786
Sold for:
$1,763$1,500

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

Description:

Portrait Miniature of a Red-Haired Girl in Green, early 19th century, watercolor on ivory, depicting a half-length oval portrait of the child wearing a green jacket white shirt with pointed lace collar, pink bow tie, seated before red drapery and a landscape, 2 1/4 x 1 3/4 in., in an ornate gold pendant frame with fleur-e-lis ornaments, brooch clasp, the reverse with hairwork plumes with gold wire ornament on ivory. Condition: Very good.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

Keywords

e-lis, Brooch, Portrait miniature

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