Antique 1810-15 Miniature Lady's Portrait Hand Painted on Papier Mache Case Covers. For your consideration is an outstanding miniature art piece.
Portrait of a beautiful young lady. Superior quality with great attention to the detail. Skillfully hand painted on the cover of antique papier mache case, possibly for a lorgnette or calling cards, we can only guess. Only the covers survived, at the front - the girl painted on black background. At the back - black glossy paint with golden bubbles.Circa 1810-15's, Georgian/Federal, Anglo-American. PLEASE SCROLL DOWN THE PAGE FOR MORE PHOTOS! 4.5" X 2.5" overall; 3" x 2.5" the painting only.
Condition: Very good overall for the painting. Minimal losses at the edge. This listing is for the portrait as an art piece. As for the case, the covers only are left, the inside paper structure and lining has been destroyed.Take a look at the other items we have for sale now. Our items are described with the best of our knowledge and ability. We will be glad to answer all of your questions and provide additional photos and/or information. The item "= Antique 1810-15 Miniature Lady Portrait Hand Painted Papier Mache Case Covers" is in sale since Thursday, November 19, 2020. This item is in the category "Art\Paintings".
The seller is "imeon" and is located in Spring, Texas. This item can be shipped worldwide.