SAMUEL SHELLEY (BRITISH 1750/6-1808)
Portrait miniature of a lady identified as Miss Sharp wearing a blue dress with a white frill collar
Watercolour on ivory
Gold frame with split pearl border the reverse with blue and white enamel border around a gold engraved border engraved with sitter’s dates around a glazed aperture to reveal locks of hair tied with gold wire on opalescent
Oval, 43mm high
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