P. Phillips | Michael's Museum

Antique miniature portraits of the Tormey-Holder Collection

 

 


American Artist: P. Phillips

 

 

Portrait Miniature by P. Phillips Depicting Elizabeth "Bess" Efferson Carpenter of New York

Elizabeth "Bess" Efferson Carpenter (1890-1973)

of New York, Depicted with a Sky Background

American
circa 1925
by P. Phillips
(signed obverse, lower right edge, 'P. Phillips')

3 1/2 x 4 1/2 inches

watercolor on ivory; housed in a gilt metal case with foliate edging

 

 

 

Other portraits in the Tormey-Holder Collection by P. Phillips
(click photo for larger view and additional information):

 

Portrait Miniature by P. Phillips depicting Mrs. Jennie Withers Gray in an Outdoor Landscape

Mrs. Candice Jennie Withers Gray (1854-1923; Wife of
North Carolina Textile Magnate George Alexander Gray),
Depicted in a Wooded Landscape

 

 

 

 

 

 


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