Celia Rose Antiques
Miniature Portrait Young Girl in Period Frame C.1860
REF: CRP557 / LA328224
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A beautiful and sensitively painted early Victorian Miniature Portrait of a young girl, possibly around 18 years of age. The young girl is wearing a light blue off the shoulder dress with puffed sleeves and lace around the square neckline, pearl drop earrings and pearl necklace and possibly a red shawl around her shoulders. Her hair is in tight curls on either side of her face and painted in a three quarter length pose against a dark neutral background. The miniature is presented behind glass in a gilt oval surround with a large gilt mount to the front of the papier mache frame with gilt hanger and ring. The size of the miniature is 42mm high x 33 mm wide, the frame size is shown below.
Celia Rose Antiques has clarified that the Miniature Portrait Young Girl in Period Frame C.1860 (LA328224) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being c.1860/1870
In lovely antique condition, with no damage to the base, no loss of colour or fading. Some small chips to the corners and edges of the frame all commensurate with age and handling.
Delivery is Free in the UK Tracked and Inured with Royal Mail