Antique miniature portraits of the Tormey-Holder Collection



American Artist: Daniel Dickinson



Portrait miniature by Daniel Dickinson of an early nineteenth century American gentleman

Early Nineteenth Century American Gentleman

circa 1820
by Daniel Dickinson

1 16/16 x 2 3/8 inches (sight)

watercolor on ivory; housed under glass in a gilt copper case



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 a miniature's case
(Click + symbol above for an enlarged view)










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