Peter Cross (British, circa 1650-1724)
A Lady, wearing blue dress over white smock, a crimson mantle over her left shoulder, her dark hair worn high and falling over her right shoulder.
Watercolour on vellum, gold frame.
Oval, 32mm (1 1/4in) high
Provenance: Christie's, 12 November 1974, lot 47
Exhibited: Portrait Miniatures from the Merchiston Collection, Scottish National Portrait Gallery, 23 September 11 December 2005, no.8
Literature: Stephen Lloyd, Exhibition Catalogue, 2005, p.57