(Fourth Quarter 18th/First Quarter 19th Century)
Two Portrait Miniatures of Noblemen
including the "Honorable Colonel Richard Hare, Viscount of Ennismore" and a "Member of the de Chambray family of Normandy".
The first glazed in a 15k gold oval pendant engraved with Ennismore's name; the second glazed in a rolled gold-plated oval frame, the backing illegibly inscribed in period script "W.... Chaguin [sp?] de Chambray/borne 1761 to sest(?)."
overall (with loop) 3" x 2" and 2-7/8" x 2", respectively
Provenance: Estate of Dr. Carroll Ball, Jackson, Mississippi.