1827 Miniature  Portrait of a Lady.

1827 Miniature Portrait of a Lady.

  • This lady is facing left and has a comb in the drawn back hair.

    She has a high  collar which extends over her shoulders, and a high waisted dress with a ribbon. 

    It is dated July 20, 1827 on a piece of paper that is attached to the back and was cut from the original worn backing.  The whole inscription says" Drawn by J. M. Coy--- July 20th 1827 for ???"

    It appears to be done in pen and ink, with great detail.

    Original frame and glass. 6" x 6 3/4", visible is 3 1/2" x 4 1/4".

    Found in New Hampshire.

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