Antique miniature portraits of the Tormey-Holder Collection

 

 


American: Artist Unknown

 

 

Portrait miniature of a Jacksonian child, depicted amongst clouds (likely a post mortem portrait) -- artist unknown

Jacksonian Era Child, Depicted Amongst Clouds
(Likely a Post Mortem Portrait)

American
circa 1830-1835
Artist unknown

1 5/8 x 2 inches (sight)

watercolor on ivory; housed in a gilded copper case with a cast foliate border and bail

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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