Antique miniature portrait of a young girl on card circa 1820. This charming watercolor drawing on card features a wistful young girl with auburn hair and blue eyes. She is wearing an empire white gown with puffed short sleeves and scooped neck which would have been popular circa 1820. The portrait is exquisitely detailed and her color is bright and fresh. She is currently housed in half of a daguerreotype case.
Date: Circa 1820
Size: Case approximately 3 1/4 inches by 3 1/2 inches
Condition: The portrait on card is in wonderful bright condition. No tears. Little fading, watercolor is saturated with color. The case is in fair condition with some splitting at the corners and marks on back of case.
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