Royal Victoria Gallery (British, after 1837-circa 1854) A full-length silhouette of a Young Girl and Boy with their dog, in profile to the left, and their pony, in profile to the right; the Girl, wearing calf-length dress, embroidered spencer jacket tied at the waist and neckline with cord, her hair worn in loose ringlets to her shoulders, she holds a bonnet dressed with a plume in her left hand and gesticulates towards the pony with her right; the Boy, wearing tartan calf-length socks, kilt, sporran, buttoned jacket, white chemise and belted plaid worn over his left shoulder, his hair parted to the left and worn short, he holds a whip in his right hand and a Balmoral bonnet in his left
Lot 125
Royal Victoria Gallery
(British, after 1837-circa 1854)
A full-length silhouette of a Young Girl and Boy with their dog, in profile to the left, and their pony, in profile to the right; the Girl, wearing calf-length dress, embroidered spencer jacket tied at the waist and neckline with cord, her hair worn in loose ringlets to her shoulders, she holds a bonnet dressed with a plume in her left hand and gesticulates towards the pony with her right; the Boy, wearing tartan calf-length socks, kilt, sporran, buttoned jacket, white chemise and belted plaid worn over his left shoulder, his hair parted to the left and worn short, he holds a whip in his right hand and a Balmoral bonnet in his left
£700 - 900
US$ 1,200 - 1,500
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Lot Details
Royal Victoria Gallery (British, after 1837-circa 1854)
A full-length silhouette of a Young Girl and Boy with their dog, in profile to the left, and their pony, in profile to the right; the Girl, wearing calf-length dress, embroidered spencer jacket tied at the waist and neckline with cord, her hair worn in loose ringlets to her shoulders, she holds a bonnet dressed with a plume in her left hand and gesticulates towards the pony with her right; the Boy, wearing tartan calf-length socks, kilt, sporran, buttoned jacket, white chemise and belted plaid worn over his left shoulder, his hair parted to the left and worn short, he holds a whip in his right hand and a Balmoral bonnet in his left. Bronzed cut-out on card, heightened with Chinese white, watercolour background, signed on the obverse and dated Frith/ 1845, ebonised and gilt-wood frame.
Rectangular, 445mm (17 1/2in) wide
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