Antique miniature portraits of the Tormey-Holder Collection

 

 


American Artist: Sara Norwood Bartle

 

 

Portrait miniature by Sara Norwood Bartle of American attorney and diplomat William Simpson Carroll (1838-1911)

William Simpson Carroll (1838-1911),
American Attorney and Diplomat

American
dated 1911
by Sara Norwood Bartle
(1859-1931)
(signed obverse, right edge, "Sara N. Bartle / 1911")

2 3/4 x 3 1/2 inches (sight)

watercolor on ivory; housed in a gilt metal case,
engraved to the reverse, "William S. Carroll / 1838-1911"

 

 

Portrait miniature by Sara Norwood Bartle of American attorney and diplomat William Simpson Carroll (1838-1911)

A view of the portrait outside its case, allowing its colors and
brush strokes to be seen more clearly without the distortion or
reflection typically caused by the glass lens of the miniature's case
(Click + symbol above for an enlarged view)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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