Antique miniature portraits of the Tormey-Holder Collection

 

 


American Artist: John Brewster, Jr.

 

 

Portrait miniature by John Brewster, Jr. depicting an unknown early American gentleman


Early Nineteenth Century American Gentleman

American
circa 1810
by John Brewster, Jr. (1766-1854)

2 1/4 x 2 7/8 inches (sight)

watercolor on ivory; housed under glass in a hinged, red leather
case (only partially shown) with a green velvet surround and green silk lining

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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