1st item: Charles James Fox (United Kingdom, b. circa 1860- d. 1932), Miniature oval watercolor portrait of a young boy in grey uniform style coat with brass buttons, signed C.J. Fox lower left. Framed under glass in gilt metal frame with loop handle. 3 3/4" x 3" overall. Early 20th century. 2nd item: Miniature rectangular watercolor portrait of a beautiful young woman with Art Nouveau hairstyle and white dress, unsigned. Framed under glass in gilt metal Art Nouveau style frame. 2 3/4" x 2" overall. Circa 1905. 3rd item: American School, Miniature portrait of a dark haired, blue eyed woman in black dress with lace collar and gold necklace, housed in a hinged tooled leather case with gold mat. Sight – 2 1/2" H x 2" W. Framed – 3 1/2" H x 3" W. Mid 19th century. 4th item: Miniature watercolor portrait of a gentleman with dark curly hair in blue coat against a white background. Unsigned. Housed in a leather frame with silk mat and velvet rabbet edge having an oval opening. Sight – 2 1/2" H x 2" W. Framed – 3 1/2" H x 3" W. Probably English or Continental, late 18th or early 19th century. Provenance: Living Estate of Johnny Maddox, Gallatin, TN. CONDITION: 1st item: Some wear, mostly en verso, to gilt frame. 2nd item: Some slight warpage and a 1/3" dark mark to upper front edge. 3rd item: Wear to case; painting slipping in frame. 4th item: A couple of scratches to image, largest 1/2" across chest; some fibers trapped under glass. None of these items have been examined out of the frame.
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