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Portrait Miniature of a Girl in White Dress with Pink Bows and Sash

Auction:
2431
Lot:
423
Sold for:
$533$450

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2431
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 01, 2008 3:00PM

Description:

Portrait Miniature of a Girl in White Dress with Pink Bows and Sash, England, c. 1815, unsigned, watercolor on ivory, showing an oval half-length portrait of the girl with dark curls framing her face, 2 3/4 x 2 in., in a later carved and painted wooden frame. Condition: Several tiny paint losses in girl's hair.
Estimate $600-800

The paint losses are fairly unobtrusive unless under close inspection.

Keywords

United Kingdom, Portrait miniature, Watercolor painting

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