Antique miniature portraits of the Tormey-Holder Collection

 

 


English Artist: William Essex

 

 

Portrait miniature by William Essex depicting Rev. John Carey Pengelli, Victorian Era Wesleyan Minister


Rev. John Carey Pengelly (1803-1883),
Victorian Era Wesleyan (Methodist) Minister

English
circa 1840
by William Essex (ca. 1784-1869)

1 1/2 x 1 15/16 inches (sight)

enamel on porcelain; housed in a gilt metal surround with later added bale;
inscribed to the reverse, "Revd J. C. Pengelly / Painted by Essex"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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