A portrait miniature of an unknown Officer

Dimensions 3.40cm high   
Description With powdered hair en queue, wearing a red uniform with blue facings and gold lace, cream waistcoat and lace cravat
set in the original gold bracelet claps frame

Painted by the leading miniature artist of the Regency period this is a lively early example. It was designed to be worn as a bracelet and given as a token of affection by the sitter to the receiver.
Exhibitions Comerford Collection at the Irish Architectural Archives in Dublin, in 2009
Literature The Comerford Collection: Portrait Miniatures, (Dublin, privately published, 2009) pp 11, 61 (#272).
Medium watercolour on ivory
Condition Minor flecks of dust under the glass
Ref No. 4763
Price £1950.00
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