02-18-2007 02-18-2007
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2349 Boston
February 18, 2007 11:00AMCalender
796

Portrait Miniature of William Blake

$323$275
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2349 Location: Boston Date / Time: February 18, 2007 11:00AM

Description:

Portrait Miniature of William Blake, England or America, circa 1825, the subject identified in inscriptions on the interior backing paper, watercolor on ivory showing a bust-length oval portrait of the man facing left, wearing a black jacket, frilled shirt, and cravat, 2 3/8 x 2 7/8 in., housed in a hinged brown velvet case with pressed brass bezel. Condition: Very good.
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

William Blake, United Kingdom