Eye Miniature brooch

Eye miniature brooch, circa Hazel eye floating in the clouds. Hand-painted on ivory, set in gold, surrounded with black enamel and gray seed pearls.

Lover's Eye Antique Silver over Rose Gold Brooch, c. 1820

Lover's Eye "Red Head" Antique Silver over Rose Gold Brooch

Luscious Lover's Eye "Red Head" Antique Silver Over Rose Gold Brooch with Natural Pearls,

In the late 18th Century the Prince of Wales (later George IV) wanted to exchange a token of love with the Catholic widow Maria Fitzherbert. The court denounced the romance as unacceptable, though a court miniaturist developed the idea of painting the eye and the surrounding facial region as a way of keeping anonymity. There have been a number of eye portrait forgeries due to their desirability and low production. Collectors should be cautious when purchasing a piece to ensure its…

Eye Miniature pendant Georgian C. 1790 - Blue eye hand-painted on ivory under rock crystal with foiled garnets and white enamel marked IL DON DE L'AMITE (gives friendship) - Pendant is hinged at the top and there is an compartment on the back.

"Ojos del Amor" o amantes que conspiran en el siglo 18-19. - Interesante y olvidados - vida y curiosidades de épocas pasadas.

Full face eye miniature C. Rare, full face eye miniature, two brown eyes and brown hair, watercolor on ivory in oval mounting with graduated pearls, pearl bail; some slight paint damage.

Georgian Miniature Lover's Eye Portrait Brooch - Pendant c. 1800s

Georgian Miniature Lover's Eye Portrait Brooch - Pendant c. 1800s

r Georgian Miniature Lover's Eye Portrait Brooch - Pendant diamond/enamel

An early 19th century gold brooch   The three colour gold frame with flowerhead and leaf detail to a central glazed compartment containing a partial painted miniature, circa 1830

An early century gold brooch The three colour gold frame with flowerhead and leaf detail to a central glazed compartment containing a partial painted miniature, circa 1830

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