Posts Tagged "miniature"

MINIATURE PORTRAIT OF CHURCHILL by MARIA EATON: SIGNED by ARTIST

Posted on Aug 19, 2012

MINIATURE PORTRAIT OF CHURCHILL by MARIA EATON: SIGNED by ARTIST

Oval miniature by Maria Eaton of Winston Churchill, circa 1910, showing head and shoulders, full face, wearing evening dress with white tie, against a green background. 65mmx50mm, in gilt metal surround, presented in a hinged velvet-lined red leather case with clasp. Signed by Maria Eaton

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MINIATURE PORTRAIT OF CHURCHILL ON IVORY by JAN MARKUT

Posted on Aug 18, 2012

MINIATURE PORTRAIT OF CHURCHILL ON IVORY by JAN MARKUT

Jan Markut was trained at the finest art schools of the time in the German block. His roommate was a mistress of the Third Reich so he hid his valuable paintings under her bed to protect them from the Nazis. When he finally escaped to America he settled in Florida…

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