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Double Wedding Portrait Miniatures

Auction:
2349
Lot:
806
Sold for:
$881$750

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

Description:

Double Wedding Portrait Miniatures, America or England, circa 1840 watercolor on ivory, depicting half-length oval likenesses of the bride wearing a lavender dress, white lace veil, gold necklace and brooch, the groom wearing a black jacket, white shirt, vest, and cravat, 2 3/8 x 2 in., matted together in a gilt and black painted eglomise mat in a molded wood frame. Condition: Very good.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

Keywords

United Kingdom, Cravat, Wedding

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