American Portrait Miniature of a Gentleman with Initials HM, Circa 1840.

The portrait miniature shows a well painted young man in a dark jacket with a white lace cravat, his hair brushed forward and with lamb-chop sideburns. The reverse with a hair reserve with platted hair and gilt initials HM.


Provenance: Susan Burrows Swan Collection;

Fred Heinz Antiques


The previous owner attributed the miniature to Jean Christophe Alexandre.

Dealer Earle D. Vandekar of Knightsbridge, Inc.
Date: 1840
Origin USA
Measurements 2 3/8 inches x 2 1/8 inches
Inventory View Dealer's Inventory
Price $1250
Contact Paul Vandekar, 212-308-2022 or

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