W. H. Beaumont, 1850, Framed, Book Condition: Very Good, Original Artwork, Signed by Illustrator
41cm x 32cm (frame size), 25cm x 17cm (image size). Painted colour papers. Gold frame, single mat. Cut paper silhouette portrait of a lady, Miss G. M. Phillips, holding a book by British portrait silhouette artist W. H. Beaumont, also known as Beaumont of Cheltenham. A fine example of his late career work, some of which are "considered amongst the best of the period" (MCKECHNIE: British Silhouette Artists and their Work, 1760-1860) Minor toning to paper. Minor wear to frame. Shipped Weight: .96 kilos. Signed by Illustrator.