Portrait of a Man

Watercolor on ivory in a gold and seed pearl frame | 6.2 x 4.5cm | 1789

John I Smart

This unknown sitter has remarkably light blue eyes, a ruddy complexion, and powdered hair worn en queue. He wears a brown coat with a white cravat and waistcoat. The background is muddy brown. The miniature is housed in its original gold fra...
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