Antique Portrait Miniatures From Piccolo Fine Art
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1837 VR item #1230068 (stock #00698)
Piccolo Art
$400.00
English School, c. 1840 Watercolour portrait miniature of a woman wearing an orange gown and a blue pendant around her neck, with drop earrings. Her brown hair upswept and arranged in curls. Brass frame. 7 cms. X 6 cms. (2 3/4 inches X 2 1/4 inches). Very good condition. As with all paintings sold by Piccolo Art, this miniature has an unconditional 30 day money back guarantee.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1800 item #1224555 (stock #00924)
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$925.00
English School, c. 1795. Watercolour portrait miniature of a young woman with dark hair and eyes, wearing a white gown and bonnet with blue bow, and a black choker around her neck. Black papier mache frame. Oval, 5 cms. X 4 cms. (2 inches X 1 3/4 inches).
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1837 VR item #1218700 (stock #00872)
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$1,100.00
English School, c. 1810. Watercolour portrait miniature depicting an officer of the Royal Artillery. The young man, with blond hair and blue eyes, wears a blue coatee with red facings and brass buttons, and gilt epaulette, over white shirt with black cravat. Sky background. Gilt brass case. Contained within lovely vintage travelling case with velvet lining. Oval, 7 cms. X 5 cms. (2 3/4 inches X 2 1/4 inches).
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1837 VR item #1217219 (stock #00903)
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$2100.00
William Lewis (American, 1788 - c. 1838). Watercolour portrait miniature of a gentleman wearing a dark coat. Oval, 7 cms. X 6 cms. (2 3/4 inches X 2 1/2 inches). The miniature is in very good condition; the ivory base has shrunk slightly. William Lewis was born in Salem, Massachusetts in 1788. He worked in Salem as a portrait painter and miniaturist until 1821, then moved to Boston, where he practiced until 1838...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1900 item #1213135 (stock #00900)
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$2350.00
John Haslem (1809-1884) Watercolour portrait miniature of a brother and sister. Each, oval, 3 cms. X 2.5 cms. (1 1/2 inches X 1 inches). John Haslem was born in Cheshire, England in 1808. He was sent at the age of 14 to the Derby China Works and studied under George Hancock. Haslem came to London in 1835. He began exhibiting at the RA and SBA in 1836, continuing until 1876...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1900 item #1213128 (stock #00892)
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$475.00
French School, 19th century School of Joseph Vernet (1714-1789). Watercolour scene depicting a seaport, with classical ruins, a lighthouse, and sailing ship in the mid ground. In the foreground there are men rowing to shore. Initialled to obverse "L P". Fruitwood frame. Circular, 7 cms. (2 1/2 inches).
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1837 VR item #1212836 (stock #00891)
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$475.00
French School, Early 19th Century (School of Joseph Vernet, 1714-1789) Watercolor scene depicting a sea port with a masted sailing ship and lighthouse in the mid-ground. Initialled to obverse, "L S". Fruit wood frame. Circular, 7 cms. (2 1/2 inches).
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1800 item #1212525 (stock #00898)
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$1200.00
French School, Late 18th/Early 19th Century. In the manner of Joseph Vernet (1714-1789). Rare watercolour miniature depicting a hot air balloon launch in the countryside at Lyon France, with spectators looking on. Circular, 8 cms. (3 inches). The reverse, with inscription, “Ascention a Lyon” (Assension at Lyon). France was the first country to successfully launch a manned, hot air balloon...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1900 item #1212248 (stock #00897)
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$475.00
L Maley, c. 1890 Watercolour portrait miniature of a young child with long curls. signed, “L Maley” to obverse. Circular, 7 cms. (2 3/4 inches). Inlayed wooden frame.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1837 VR item #1212115 (stock #00895)
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$875.00
French School, (early 19th century). Very tiny watercolour scene depicting a mother sitting on a bench, holding a book, gazing at her baby playing at her feet, with a lamb. Ebonized frame. Oval, 3 cms. X 4 cms. (1 1/8 inches X 1 1/2 inches).
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1900 item #1212004 (stock #00888)
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$1150.00
Marie-Louise Curol-Barberol (c. 1885) Rare double watercolor portrait miniature of a mother, holding her baby of about 5 months. Signed to obverse. Original fruit wood frame. Circular, 7 mms. Marie-Louise Curol-Barberol was a French artist who flourished in the 1880s.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1837 VR item #1181986 (stock #00854)
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French School, c. 1830. Half length watercolour portrait miniature of a gentleman wearing spectacles and holding a newspaper. Carved gilt frame. Rectangular, 7 cms. X 5 cms. (2 3/4 inches X 2 1/4 inches).
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1800 item #1181971 (stock #00830)
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French School. Late 18th or early 19th Century Allegorical watercolour painting set in lid and glazed. Set in turned walnut box, lined with tortoiseshell. The scene depicts a memorial, doves (symbolic for love) dog (symbolic for fidelity), trees, a river and an open circular building in the distance. Circular, 2.5 cms. high ((1 inches), 9 cms. diameter (3 1/2 inches).
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1837 VR item #1178946 (stock #00851)
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$675.00
Italian or French School, c. 1830. Watercolour portrait miniature of a young man. Watercolour on ivory. The young man, with brown hair and brown eyes, wears a dark suit. Set in a landscape and sky background. Fruiwood frame with brass inset. The reverse, with label, ""Napoli". Circular, 7 cms. diameter (2 3/4 inches). Good condition.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1837 VR item #1176272 (stock #00848)
Piccolo Art
$875.00
Adam Buck, c. 1820 Watercolour and colour pencil on card. Portrait of a gentleman wearing dark coat over white shirt with stock and cravat. Signed "Adam Buck" and dated 18-- to obverse. Rectangular, 12.25 cms. X 10.25. cms. (5 inches X 4 1/4 inches). Excellent condition. Sitter is unknown and frame, while appropriate, is modern replacement, which is the reason for such an attractive price for a work of art by this extremely sought-after Regency artist...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1900 item #1176139 (stock #00847)
Piccolo Art
$475.00
English School, late 19th century. Watercolour on card. Portrait of a little girl with blond curls and blue eyes, wearing a white dress. Cloud background. Signed indistinctly to obverse. Brass frame. Circular, 5.5 cms. diameter (2 1/4 inches). Good condition. This miniature is very bright with a lovely subject. It would be an excellent acquisition for someone starting a collection, as well as anyone interested in late Victorian/Edwardian art.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1800 item #1161587 (stock #00826)
Piccolo Art
$1450.00
English School, c. 1700 Oil on copper. Portrait of a young woman with dark hair dressed in a pink gown. The number “95” engraved to the reverse of the copper. Later frame, Oval, 7 cms. X 6 cms. (2 3/4 inches X 2 1/4 inches).
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1837 VR item #1142609 (stock #00777)
Piccolo Art
$900.00
Frederick Cruickshank (attributed, 1800 - 1868). Watercolour portrait miniature of James F Alexander. The boy, with curls, wears a blue smock top with white lace collar. Oval, 5 cms. X 3.5 cms. (1 3/8 inches X 1 1/2 inches). For details about the sitter, please see inscription of backing paper, Item No 778. NOTE: Items No. 777 and 778 are brother and sister.