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All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1800 item #386190 (stock #MDG872)
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$1095.00
Portrait miniature in watercolor of a gentleman, circa 1795, signed “Lasal.p.” The gent has powdered and curled hair and wears a white cravat and dark blue coat. Beautiful hair reverse with a curl of light brown hair held together by a band of pearls and thread and laid over darker plaited hair. Set in gilt metal frame. Very good condition: ivory has shrunk and shifted a bit, leaving a gap around the top and right edges. Measures 3 1/8” by 2 1/2”.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1800 item #386224 (stock #MB27)
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$2395.00
Portrait miniature in watercolor on ivory of a lady, by Scottish artist John Bogle (c.1746-1803) The lady wears a cream dress held at her corsage with a pin and a white scarf worn in her long powdered hair. Set in a gilt metal frame with cobalt glass border. The reverse features a glazed compartment with the seed pearl initials “JB” laid on plaited brown hair. Bogle was a skilled miniaturist who worked in Edinburgh and London and exhibited at the Society of Artists from Edinburgh and at ...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1800 item #386280 (stock #MB68a)
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$595.00
A late 18th century English School portrait miniature in watercolor on card, attributed to Charles Shirreff, of a lady with a white scarf wound artfully through her powdered hair. Shirreff was deaf and mute; he had a very successful artistic career, including exhibitions at the Royal Academy. The sitter wears a white dress; her cheeks are rosy. Set into a later composition traveling case decorated on both sides with a vase of flowers. The whole is in very good condition; some dirt under glass...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1800 item #386282 (stock #MB68a)
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$595.00
An English School portrait miniature in watercolor of a sweet lady, circa 1770. She wears a blue dress and white fichu with a rose at her corsage, and a matching blue and white bonnet and blue ribbon choker. Set into a fishskin traveling case. Good condition: there’s a small area of water damage to the far right side and a tiny chip to the glass at the top. Measures 1 1/2” by 1 3/8”.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1700 item #88938 (stock #MINBO70)
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$1295.00
German School (circa 1685), Louise Charlotte, her hair falling on her shoulders, wearing a pearl necklace and drop earring, on vellum, original enameled green frame with raised floral decorations, 1" high, together with three portraits: a boy, in red trimmed gold figured coat; a Lady in gold figured pink dress with white lace collar; and a Lady in black dress with gauze fichu, pearl necklace and drop earrings, all in original enameled frames with raised floral decoration, the former two black, t...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1900 item #386097 (stock #MB152)
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Wonderful portrait miniature of a group of seven children, six young girls and a baby, by Swiss artist Henri Louis Convert (1789-1863). They emerge from a rosy cloud background: two girls wear white dresses, two wear pink, and two blue – the baby wears nothing! Their hairstyles are each different, from braided pigtails to braids looped over the ears, to braids shaped at the back. One wonders if they or all related, or if the colors in their dresses indicate siblings! The artist’s signatu...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1900 item #979616 (stock #MKU1)
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This is a charming folk portrait of a boy, in watercolor on card, dating from the second quarter of the 19th century, probably the 1840’s. The inscription on the reverse reads: “Alfred G. Haley/picture taken when/he was five years old,/whilst repeating/Edwin and Angelina/by Mr Jerome”. The little portrait has condition problems: foxing and fading throughout – and a wonderful make-do repair featuring both glue and stitching. Measures 3 1/4” by 2 3/8”.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1837 VR item #92334 (stock #MINCC04)
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The most adorable portrait of a baby holding a rattle, watercolor on card, circa the early 19th century. Set in a red leather case, lined with purple silk, this little painting has faded somewhat over the years, but the details of her sweet face, her cap and dress and rattle, are quite clear. Case is worn, but hinge and one hook (the other is missing) are functional. Measures 3” by 2 ½”.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1837 VR item #176992 (stock #MSQ04)
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Lovely English School portrait miniature in watercolor of a beautiful girl, circa 1835. The sitter wears a white dress with peach colored shawl. Her upswept hair is dressed in ringlets. Condition is good: some dirt or light mold under the glass. Large chip in upper right corner of the frame. Gilded gesso frame with Cheltenham framer’s label on reverse. Measures 6 ¾” by 6”; sight size is 3 5/8” by 3”.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1800 item #177145 (stock #MB92)
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Portrait miniature in watercolor of a lady, by Irish artist James Reily (fl.1750-1788). The lady wears a grey dress with a white lace collar; her accessories features a lavender sash, a brooch (possible an aquamarine) and a strand of pearls at her corsage, a bright blue cloak, and a matching blue ribbon in her hair. The portrait is signed and dated on the obverse: “IR/ 1761”. Set in gilt mount with twisted border, the reverse with a brooch clasp. Condition is good: there’s a little dirt ...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Pre Victorian : Pre 1800 item #196021 (stock #JOJ01)
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Wonderful 18th century miniature portrait of a young girl, set into a silver ring, circa 1740. She wears a lace cap and décolleté white gown. Good condition; some dirt under glass. Size 8 ¼.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Accessories : Pre 1800 item #1041028 (stock #P139IV)
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Fantastic double-sided ivory silk embroidered purse, circa 1730-1750. The front features a gorgeous blossom with beautifully shaded petals and a black center unusually constructed of black metal bands. The reverse features two smaller flowers, one with a metallic thread center. Pink ruched edging; pink ribbon drawstring; pink silk lining. Very good condition for such a delicate piece; ivory silk on the front appears to have some oil stains throughout; small section of edging is loose. Measur...