Celia Rose Antiques
Miniature Portrait 2nd Lord Fairfax English Civil War
REF: CRP474 / LA312913
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A superb large Miniature Portrait in Water colour of the 2nd Lord Fairfax (Ferdinando) 1584-1648. He was a Paliamentary General and member of Parliament during the English Civil War and therefore of historical interest. The miniature is larger than most is presented behind glass in a gilt metal frame with gold velvet surround and an outer ebonised wooden frame with gilt bead work and applied gilt edging with a hanging ring to the back and hand written title. The sitter is shown in later life with grey hair and beard, probably not long before his death in 1648. The size of the miniature is 120mm high x 98mm wide, the frame size is shown below.
Celia Rose Antiques has clarified that the Miniature Portrait 2nd Lord Fairfax English Civil War (LA312913) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being 1880
Both the frame and miniature are in excellent antique condition commensurate with age and handling.
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