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Lot 560

A GROUP OF FIVE PORTRAIT MINIATURES AND TWO SILHOUETTES (7)

First half 19th Century

Estimate: £300 - £500
Hammer price: £420
Bidding ended. Lot has been sold.

Most painted on ivory with watercolour, including a gentleman and a lady in a blue dress, each mounted in an ebonised frame; one silhoutte inscribed ‘Field & Strand’; the largest, 15.5 x 17.5cm 

Condition report: 

The two larger examples on ivory, then glued onto card and then remounted. 

The two smaller examples have not been examined out of their frames, as the backing is firmly secured. 

General light chips and scuffs overall to the frames, with some rubbing and tarnishing to the mounts. 

Some minor discolouration in areas as to be expected. 

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