Charles Foot Tayler (British, active 1818-1853) Eleanor Ann Ram, later Mrs Archibald Campbell (d.1879), wearing white dress with pleated bodice and puff sleeves, ribbon bows at her shoulders. her hair worn in ringlets and plaits, she holds a basket of flowers
Lot 57Y
Charles Foot Tayler
(British, active 1818-1853)
Eleanor Ann Ram, later Mrs Archibald Campbell (d.1879), wearing white dress with pleated bodice and puff sleeves, ribbon bows at her shoulders. her hair worn in ringlets and plaits, she holds a basket of flowers
Sold for £ 2,160 (US$ 2,797) inc. premium

Lot Details
Charles Foot Tayler (British, active 1818-1853)
Eleanor Ann Ram, later Mrs Archibald Campbell (d.1879), wearing white dress with pleated bodice and puff sleeves, ribbon bows at her shoulders. her hair worn in ringlets and plaits, she holds a basket of flowers.
Signed on the reverse and dated Painted by C. Foot Tayler,/ 8 Oxford Row, Bath/ 1837, rectangular ormolu frame with shell, scrolling foliate and floral motifs, inscribed on the reverse Eleanor Anne (née Ram)/ Wife of Archibald James Campbell/ born ..../ died ....1879./ painted by./ Taylor/ of/ Bath.
Oval, 90mm (3 9/16in) high
Provenance: Christie's, 18 April 1972, lot 71
Purchased in 1974
Exhibited: Portrait Miniatures from the Merchiston Collection, Scottish National Portrait Gallery, 23 September – 11 December 2005, no.66
Literature: Daphne Foskett, 'Rediscovering 19th Century Portrait Miniatures', The Antique Dealer & Collectors Gudie, May 1984, ill.p.43
Stephen Lloyd, Exhibition Catalogue, 2005, p.77

Footnotes

  • Eleanor Ann Ram and Archibald James Campbell married in 1849 in St George's Hanover Square.
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