Object Detail

Miniature oil painting on an ovular [shell], in a wood frame. The frame has a metal ring eyelet at centre top. The painting depicts a head and shoulders portrait of an unknown woman. She has large brown eyes and long curly brown hair, a lock of which drapes over her shoulder. She wears a red garment that has a plunging v-shaped neckline. The background is brown.

The painting is not titled, signed or dated.
Bett Loan Collection
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Maker and Role
Composition = Height x Width (mm) = 60 x 49mm
Frame = Height x Width x Depth (mm) = 93 x 82 x 18mm
Measurement Description
Frame = 93 h x 82 w x 18 d Composition = 60 h x 49 w
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