2nd Lieutenant J. L. V. Bullimore (British, active 1927-1939)
A pair of portrait miniatures of Henry Otho Nicholson Shaw (1889-1954) and his wife, Iris Shaw (née Owen); the former, wearing charcoal coat, white shirt, charcoal bowtie, his dark hair parted to the right; the latter, wearing white dress edged with cream and blue embroidery, blue jacket, pearl necklace, her brown hair set in a permanent wave beneath a matching cream hat.
The former signed on the obverse and dated J.L.V. Bullimore 1927 and again on the reverse H.O.N. Shaw/ painted by J.L.V.Bullimore/ 1927.; the latter, signed on the obverse and dated J.L.V. Bullimore/ 1939; the former, housed in a gilt-metal frame, set within a rectangular brown leather travelling case; the latter, housed within a gilt-metal frame with tooled border and standing attachment to the reverse.
Oval, 83mm (3 1/4in) and rectangular, 85mm (3 3/8in) high, respectively (3)