Mrs Hughes on vellum in shagreen case C1720

Mrs Hughes on vellum in shagreen case C1720

Code: M0837

Dimensions:

W: 5cm (2")H: 6.2cm (2.4")

£890.00 Approx $1063.32, €1030.09
 

Miniature of a lady know as Mrs Hughes, wearing a blue dress with ruched sleeves and embroidered edging around the bodice.  She has a pink shawl draped over her shoulders and is set against a landscape background.  Watercolour on vellum C1720.  Glazed and set in its original shagreen case with pique studwork.

NB: An old label attached suggests that Mrs Hughes is mother of Admiral Sir Edward Hughes.