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All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1900 item #278068 (stock #MSA03)
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$495.00
A miniature portrait of a pretty young lady, in watercolor on ivory, circa 1850-1860. The young lady wears a bright blue dress with a white lace fill-in, and a gold moonstone brooch; her brown hair is styled in ringlets. Very good condition, with one small area of loss on her left shoulder. Set in a later gilt metal frame, which is slightly too big; painted paper has been set behind the ivory to make up the gap. Measures 2 5/8” by 2 1/2”.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1837 VR item #271900 (stock #MB259a)
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$395.00
A pair of English Provincial School portrait miniatures of a lady and a gentleman, in watercolor on ivory, circa 1820. The lady wears a white dress with a red shawl around her shoulders; her blond curls peek out from under a white turban decorated with berries. She has the most quizzical expression! The gent looks very sour, and wears a brown coat with white cravat and stock. Set in gilded frames. Good condition; some dust under the glass; his face is a bit faded. Frames are a bit scuffed ...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1837 VR item #271898 (stock #MB258b)
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$295.00
An English School silhouette portrait of a gentleman in a military costume, circa 1810. He is reverse painted on convex glass in black, and heightened with gold. Set in a turned wood frame. Some losses to paint, but very nice! Backing is missing. Measures 4 1/4” by 3 3/8”; sight size 2 3/4” by 2”.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1837 VR item #271882 (stock #MSA02)
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$495.00
Utterly charming French school portrait miniature of a lady, in watercolor on ivory, circa 1800-1820. The young lady is standing with her arms folded, wearing a white dress and gold link bracelet, her long red hair peeking out from under a white embroidered or lace stole over her head. The painting is wonderfully detailed, down to the pattern and scalloped border of the stole! Excellent condition. Gilt metal frame with new card backing and coated wire hanger. Measures 2 1/2”.
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 : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1800 item #193409 (stock #TC365b)
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$795.00
An unusual and fine watercolor and needlework portrait, circa 1800, worked in colored silks with painted details on an ivory silk ground, depicting a lady in ermine-trimmed robes, leaning on a tomb in a wooded landscape. Dress and tomb are stitched; her features and the background are painted. Measures 12 ½” by 11” in a verre eglomise mount. Needlework is in excellent condition; some losses to frame.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Organics : Wood : Pre 1900 item #193337 (stock #BSM)
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$225.00
Wonderful antique trinket box with hand painted miniature portrait on the lid. Box is made of wood, painted white, and decorated with metals straps and buckles. The lovely gilt-surround portrait depicts a boy playing a guitar in a landscape. Colors are bright and fresh; a small patch of paint is missing from the bottom of his tunic. Push clasp works well. Box is lined with red paper and is in very good condition: some dirt and wear overall, but a great look! The portrait is in excellent condi...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1800 item #177166 (stock #MSQ01)
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$1695.00
Very fine British portrait miniature in watercolor of a gentleman, circa 1790. The imposing gent wears a blue coat with gold buttons, white waistcoat, and tied white cravat with a garnet or ruby stickpin. He is posed rather grandly in a chair, by a column. Wonderful condition; bit of dust toward bottom; a bit loose in frame (right edge visible). Measures 8 ¼” by 7 ¼”; sight size is 4 ¼” by 3 ¼”.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1837 VR item #177160 (stock #MB624d)
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$185.00
Early 19th century pen and ink silhouette portrait inscribed “Ann Wilson, died August 20th, 1840, Buried Ilford.” Ann wears a fichu and a very ornate bonnet – the detail is wonderful! Cut-out and highlighted silhouette is laid on a white ground and mounted in a turned wood frame. Good condition; some dust and foxing, and an odd red spot on the brim of her bonnet! Frame measures 5 5/8” in diameter; sight size is 3 ¾”.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1800 item #177147 (stock #MB276)
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$695.00
Nice Modest School portrait miniature in watercolor of a gentleman, circa 1770. The gentleman wears a lovely lavender coat, a white stock and a lace cravat. He is set in a gilt metal frame with a pierced scrolling border; the reverse features a glazed compartment with plaited hair, and a brooch clasp. Good condition. Measures 1 3/8" by 1 1/8".
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 : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1900 item #177026 (stock #MSM01)
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$395.00
Portrait miniature of gentleman on porcelain, circa 1840. He wears a brown coat, a white shirt and black neck cloth. Set into gilt metal brooch frame. Very good condition. Pin and clasp are later replacements. Portrait measures 1 ¾” by 1 ½”; brooch is 2 ¼” wide.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1900 item #177023 (stock #MB48a)
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$695.00
English School portrait miniature in watercolor of a charming young girl, circa 1840. The girl wears a white frock and has dark wavy hair; she has large blue eyes and a dimple in her chin! Set in a gold foliate bracelet clasp frame. Good condition; a few specks of dust and small scratches to glass. Measures 2 ½” by 2”.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1837 VR item #177016 (stock #MB139a)
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$895.00
Delightful pair of English School portrait miniatures, depicting a lady and a gentleman, circa 1830. Both sitters wear black, he with a white stock, she with a white lace collar and what looks like a Wedgwood cameo! They are frame together in a red leather case. Condition is excellent. The case was probably originally just for her; it doesn’t close now with both portraits. A nearly illegible note on the back reads: “believe this to be Mi_ Bourne Rev C Griffiths wife Marcia Marie Bourne le...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1800 item #176993 (stock #MSQ05)
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$995.00
Absolutely wonderful portrait miniature in watercolor of a young gentleman, possibly Swedish, circa 1800. The rosy cheeked youth wears a white waistcoat, white chemise with stickpin, black stock, and black coat, the collar edged in white or light blue piping. He is beautifully painted and in excellent condition. Set in a gilt metal mount with gilded slip in a papier mache frame. Sight size is 1 ¾” by 1 3/8”; frame measures 5” by 4 5/8”.
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 1837 VR item #176977 (stock #MSQ03)
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$495.00
Fine English portrait miniature in watercolor, depicting a gentleman in a white cravat and blue coat, circa 1820. A label on the reverse attributes the painting to the circle of William John Newton; he is very nicely done, indeed! He has been reset in a larger, newer frame, but the painting itself is in lovely condition; just a few tiny scratches, one to his left eye. Measures 1 7/8” by 1 ½”.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1837 VR item #123472 (stock #MIN254a)
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$495.00
Early 19th Century English School portrait miniature of Elizabeth Rowe (1767-1837), in watercolor on ivory. The sitter is wearing a white cap and fichu with a grey dress, and is seated against a sky background. Inscribed on old label on reverse: “Elizabeth Rowe/My Dear Mother/Born June 10th 1767/Died December 4th 1837/Aged 70.” Verre eglomise mount, turned fruitwood and papier mache frame. Painting nicely done and in very good condition; fruitwood frame is split in two places, glass has a f...