American Portrait Miniature of Young Girl, Circa 1840



American Portrait Miniature of Young Girl,
Circa 1840

The child is shown facing towards the viewer, her head turned slightly left.  She is wearing a white tucked gown with lace trim. Her blond hair is short and parted in the middle. In her left hand, she holds a bouquet of flowers. The background is a wonderful shade of peach.

The large oval miniature is set in the original gold brooch frame with a hanging loop and pin. The glass back reveals a brown fabric.

Provenance: Private Connecticut Collection
Sold by Earle Vandekar of Knightsbridge, Inc. 1993.

(Ref: NY9944A-kkr)



Dealer Earle D. Vandekar of Knightsbridge, Inc.
Date: 1840
Origin Unitied States
Artist/Maker
Measurements Frame: 2 3/4 inches high x 2 1/4 inches wide x 1/2 inch
Inventory View Dealer's Inventory
Website http://vandekar.com
Price 2250
Contact Paul Vandekar, 212-308-2022 or  info@vandekar.com

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