W: 4.2cm (1.7")H: 5cm (2")
Portrait of a gent known as Mr Simpson, with grey hair and ginger sideburns, wearing a black jacket and stock secured with a pin. Watercolour on ivory by William Egley. signed on the reverse backing paper:' Simpson Esq?, Painted by William Egley, 75 Connaught Terrace, October 1849'. Gold frame with black enamelled Greek-Key pattern border. Reverse with pin and glazed details.