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naive school watercolour portrait


Naive School, Watercolour Portrait


£200 | $279 USD | €233 EUR
Item Number: SA700603
Date of manufacture: 19th Century
Current Status: For sale
Seller: Wigs on the Green
This antique has been viewed 30 times in the past month with the most views from Germany.


Naïvely painted but radiating charm, this ¾-length watercolour portrait depicts a young lady with the tiniest of waistlines standing before a jade green drape next to a table with her workbox. She appears to be holding a length of lace; perhaps she is proud of her work and wishes to show it off. The style of her vibrantly blue dress with its bell sleeves, wide skirt and neat lace collar fastened with a brooch dates the portrait to the 1840s.
Unnamed and with no artist signature, the portrait is set in a stained pine frame with a gilded slip. The background card has a few light spots; the frame has that lovely patina of age with small scratches.
Internal Ref: 6546


This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 19th Century.


Height = 25 cm (9.8")
Width = 21 cm (8.3")
Depth = 0 cm (0.0")

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Wigs on the Green
United Kingdom

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