English School, Late 19th Century
A frame of five miniatures of members of the English monarchy: William III (1650-1702), wearing powdered long curled wig, white cravat, pale yellow coat with button detailing, ermine-trimmed cloak with red ribbons; Charles I (1600-1649), wearing black doublet with vandyke white lace collar, blue neckcloth, Great George, pearl drop earring, his curled brown hair worn long; Prince Rupert (1619-1682), wearing white linen shirt with paned sleeves, brown jerkin, gorget worn beneath white lace collar, his curling brown hair worn long; George II (1683-1760), wearing collar over red coat, ermine-trimmed cloak, lace jabot and long powdered wig; Charles II (1630-1685), wearing red coat, lace collar, long brown curled natural wig.
Mounted within ebonised wood frame.
Oval, the largest measuring: 67mm (2 5/8in) high
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