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Portrait Miniature of Baby Seymour Morris III

Auction:
2349
Lot:
805
Sold for:
$588$500

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

Description:

Portrait Miniature of Baby Seymour Morris III, American, early 20th century, Unsigned, the artist identified in inscriptions on a 1920 Chicago Artists twenty-fourth annual exhibition label affixed to the reverse as Bertram Basebe; watercolor on ivory oval portrait depicting the blond child wearing a white dress, 2 3/4 x 2 in., in a gilt metal frame housed in a molded wood frame. Condition: Very good.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Keywords

gilt metal frame, Morris III, Chicago, Blond, Painting, Portrait miniature, Watercolor painting

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