Alfred Weigall (British, active 1855-1866)
Arthur Douglas Scott, as a boy, wearing low-cut black dress with white lace collar and gauze undergarment, landscape background.
Pierced ormolu easel frame in the form of sprays of lily-of-the-valley with white enamel flowers and turquoise enamel border, the sprays held by similarly enamelled monogram ADS, the reverse engraved ARTHUR DOUGLAS SCOTT./ 1862./ BY WEIGALL.
Oval, 71mm (2 13/16in) high
Provenance: The Property of a Lady, part I, Bonhams, 9 April 2002, lot 215
Literature: D. Foskett, Collecting Miniatures, 1979, p.447, ill.p.438, pl.132B