Louise Howland King Cox (American, 1865-1945)
A Lady, in profile to the left before an 'Arts and Crafts' background, wearing duck egg blue draped dress with bell sleeves, her brown hair upswept and plaited into a knot at the back of her head.
Signed on the obverse L. Cox., gilt-metal frame, the reverse glazed; together with a portrait miniature of Colonel John James Scott Chisholme (1851-1899) of the Imperal Light Horse, wearing dark grey coat with red facings, gold standing collar, epaulettes and regalia, a medal pinned to his left breast (Caroline Titford, British, active circa 1899), photographic base, signed on the obverse CT, inscribed on the reverse Colonel Chisholme/ Painted by/ Caroline Titford/ 1899, gold frame; a portrait miniature of a Naval Officer, wearing blue coat with white standing collar and uniform shirt, black tie, dress hat with visor (Russian School, circa 1900), gilt-metal frame with pierced paste border, the reverse glazed; a portrait miniature of a Lady, wearing diamond earrings, her auburn hair upswept (20th Century School), signed on the obverse with monogram CEB, gilt-metal pierced foliate frame, the reverse glazed; a portrait miniature of a Baby, wearing white chemise (English School, circa 1900), photographic base, gilt-metal frame with border of split seed pearls.
Rectangular, the title miniature: 113mm (4 7/16in) high (5)