Mrs. Frederick Arthur Saint John (ca. 1831-1888)

Mrs. Frederick Arthur Saint John (ca. 1831-1888)
Title
Mrs. Frederick Arthur Saint John (ca. 1831-1888)
Date 
ca. 1875-85
Medium 
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions 
4 1/2 x 3 3/4 in.
Description 
One of a pair of portrait miniatures depicting Mrs. Frederick Augustus St. John (nee Eliza De Pau Fox) on red velvet presentation board.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. Cecil Shaw
Object Number 
1952.335b
Gallery Label 
Eliza De Pau Fox was the daughter of Samuel Mickle Fox, Jr., and Elizabeth Marie Antoinette (De Pau) Fox (1803-64). She married Frederick Arthur Saint John on March 28, 1857, and lived with her husband on the island of Jersey. This miniature portrait of her was a gift to the Society from her niece.
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Creative: Tronvig Group