Portrait Miniature of a Smiling Woman
- American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2431
- Date / Time :
- November 01, 2008 3:00PM
Portrait Miniature of a Smiling Woman, c. 1818, watercolor on ivory, oval format depicting a bust-length portrait of a dark-haired woman wearing a red shawl and white lace bonnet, 3 x 2 3/8 in., in a gilt-metal surround and rectangular ebonized papier mache frame. Condition: Paint smears to background and edges, scattered minute paint losses.