19th century miniature watercolor portrait of United States President Andrew Jackson (1767-1845), depicted with grey-white hair, wearing black tie and brown coat, after the 1829 sepia watercolor and engraving by James Barton Longacre (1794-1869). Housed under glass in a rectangular black painted frame with oval opening and gilt metal rabbet edge. Sight – 3-1/4 H x 2-1/2 W. Framed – 5-3/4″ H x 4-1/2″ W x 3/4″ D. Mid 19th century. CONDITION: Vertical repaired crack extending the length of the image, through sitter’s right shoulder. Glass cover chipped at sitter’s left shoulder. Minor abrasions to frame.
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