Celia Rose Antiques
Miniature Portrait Victorian Gentleman 1880 Hand Painted
REF: CRP570 / LA332183
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This listing is for a very detailed and impressive Late Victorian Miniature Portrait of a Victorian Gentleman presented in an unusual frame. The miniature sits behind glass in an oval gilt bezel with black etched outer design with white surround fitted in a wooden frame and hanger to the back. The sitter is shown wearing a white shirt with pearl buttons, a black cravat tied in a bow and a dark waistcoat and top coat with large lapels, with his hair neatly parted and combed forward on the sides. Superb brushwork depicting a gentleman of stature , the three quarter pose has him looking directly at the viewer with a confident gaze. ****The Miniature was not removed from the frame for photography , white marks and shadows are reflections on the glass.***** The size of the miniature is 92mm high x 70mm wide, the frame size is shown below.
Celia Rose Antiques has clarified that the Miniature Portrait Victorian Gentleman 1880 Hand Painted (LA332183) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being 1880
In excellent antique condition, with no damage to the base, no loss of colour or fading, the frame also in excellent antique condition, just some rubbing to the carved highlights on the frame.
Delivery is Free in the UK Tracked and Insured with Royal Mail