Antique miniature portraits of the Tormey-Holder Collection

 

 


Core Holdings of the Tormey-Holder Collection: Artist Unknown

 

 

Portrait miniature by an unknown artist depicting Madame de La Roque (née Marie Thérèsa de Cairon) and Her Daughter, Elisabeth (Who Later Became Madame Morin de Banneville)


Madame de La Roque (Née Marie Thérèsa de Cairon)
and Her Daughter, Elisabeth (Who Later Became
Madame Morin de Banneville)
(identified by original, handwritten notes on the reverse of the portrait)

French
circa 1795
Artist unknown

2 9/16 inches diameter (sight)

watercolor on ivory; housed in a gilt metal surround and affixed within in an ebonized wood frame

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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