Pair of portrait miniatures of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick Augusts St. John
Watercolor on ivory; silk velvet; metal
Overall: 4 1/2 x 3 3/4 in. ( 11.4 x 9.5 cm )
Pair of portrait miniatures of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick Augustus St. John mounted together in red velvet presentation board with gold metal monograms and devices.
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.
Gift of Mrs. Cecil Shaw
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