Large three-quarter length miniature of a lady. She is wearing a white dress with peach waistband and matching embellishments on the shoulders and has a white bandeau with an ostrich feather. She is leaning on a plinth and has a shawl draped over this arm. Watercolour on ivory by Samuel Shelley C1795. Original gilded metal frame, the reverse with a convex glass covering artist's details: 'Miss....Ley by Sam Shelley, Henrietta Street, Cov. Garden'.