William Wood (British, 1769-1810)
A Lady, wearing simple white muslin dress, her brown hair upswept.
Signed on the reverse Will. Wood/ of Cork Street/ London, gold frame, the reverse glazed to reveal lock of hair tied with split seed pearls, on dark blue glass.
Oval, 75mm (2 15/16in) high
Exhibited: Portrait Miniatures from the Merchiston Collection, Scottish National Portrait Gallery, 2005, no.41
Literature: Stephen Lloyd, Exhibition Catalogue, 2005, p.68