Pair of Miniature English/French Framed Wax Bas-Relief Portraits
Pair of Miniature English/French Framed Wax Bas-Relief Portraits Pair of Miniature English/French Framed Wax Bas-Relief Portraits Pair of Miniature English/French Framed Wax Bas-Relief Portraits Pair of Miniature English/French Framed Wax Bas-Relief Portraits Pair of Miniature English/French Framed Wax Bas-Relief Portraits Pair of Miniature English/French Framed Wax Bas-Relief Portraits Pair of Miniature English/French Framed Wax Bas-Relief Portraits

Pair of Miniature English/French Framed Wax Bas-Relief Portraits

Ref: D-44-0004
A pair of antique, mid 19th century, neoclassical wax relief portraits of circular form, one with a pair of angels and one with a head and shoulders portrait of three ladies. They are mounted in matching ebonized, diamond-shaped frames. Miniature bas-relief portraits were very popular from the late 18th century to 1840s, when they were replaced by photography portraiture.
DATE
c. 1840
DIMENSIONS
Width 6 Depth 1 Height 6 in.
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