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

Object Number: 
1952.335b
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.
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.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Cecil Shaw
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group