German School, circa 1850
The four eldest daughters of Queen Victoria, wearing white dresses with lilac ribbons, maroon shawls and straw bonnets, holding posies of flowers, gathered in a woodland glade.
On porcelain, rectangular gilded wood frame with gilded slip, the reverse bearing handwritten inscription Presented to Miss Caroline Postet/ by H.M. Queen Victoria at/ Buckingham Palace/ Painted in Saxony after picture/ by Winterhalter on the/ advice of/ Prince Albert.
Oval, 57mm (2 1/4in) high
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