Antique miniature portraits of the Tormey-Holder Collection

 

 


American Artist: Gertrude Laura Pew

 

 

Portrait miniature by Gertrude L. Pew depicting a World War I era American lady in profile view with a sky background

World War I Era American Lady,
Depicted in Profile View with a Sky Background

by Gertrude Laura Pew (1876-1949)
(signed obverse, right edge, 'Gertrude L. Pew')
circa 1915

3 x 4 inches (sight)

watercolor on ivory; housed in a gilded brass case with a cast foliate border and bail

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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