Johann Michael Holder (German, 1796-1861)
A Lady, wearing white dress with short bouffant sleeves, pale blue sash, cerulean blue stole embroidered with paisley designs and draped over her left shoulder and right arm, her golden hair parted at the front and curled in tight ringlets, the back plaited and upswept.
Signed on the obverse and dated Holder px 1830, gilt-metal frame with gilt-metal slip.
Rectangular, 115mm (4 1/2in) high
Provenance: Sotheby's, 27 April 1942, lot 47, sold to S.H.R. Harris for £3