Lot 1111
British School (Early 19th century), Two Miniature Portraits of Female Sitters
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Watercolor on ivory, the first in oval format of a blue-eyed sitter in black dress with lacework collar and bonnet, the verso inscribed "For Margaret Taylor / after my Decease / Elizth Addison", interior retains an inscribed letter mostly illegible (miniature 2 3/4 x 2 1/4 in.); the second facing more frontally attired in black dress and white ribboned bonnet, against a green ground with red curtain, unsigned, pencil inscribed "Aunt Jo" to backing (4 x 2 3/4 in.)

Larger frame dimension 6 1/4 x 5 1/4 in.

From a Private Collection, Washington, D.C.

Miniatures in good condition, some light bowing to wafers; interior paper with toning and tears.
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