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Portrait Miniature of a Woman with a Green Shawl

Auction:
2431
Lot:
778
Sold for:
$267$225

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

Description:

Portrait Miniature of a Woman with a Green Shawl, c. 1810, watercolor on ivory, depicting a bust-length profile portrait of the woman with upswept hair secured with a comb and a a white dress, 2 1/2 x 2 in., housed in a red leather hinged case. Condition: Portrait good, small crack to ivory u.l. corner.
Estimate $400-600

The crack is about 1/4 in. lg.

Keywords

Miniature painting, Portrait miniature, Watercolor painting

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