In opulent tones of red, blue and gold, this intriguing figure is painted meticulously in a portrait miniature style. Delicate yet powerful, the subject is adorned in lavish jewellery and clothing making us wonder what their status might be. This extraordinary ornament would make a unique addition to the collection of a lover of curious objects.
Approx date: 19th century or ealier
Size: H 7.3 cm x W 7.3 cm x D 4 mm
Medium: Paint on an unknown surface (silver frame is sealed)