Everard Auctions and Appraisals
Live Auction

Winter Southern Estates and Collections: Session I

Tue, Feb 28, 2023 10:00AM EST
Lot 542

Queen Henrietta Maria Portrait Miniature,Oil, 19th C

Estimate: $400 - $600

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $10
$100 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$100,000 $5,000
$300,000 $10,000

Property of a Private Collector, Hilton Head Island, SC


Portrait Miniature of Queen Henrietta Maria, Oil on Copper, Unsigned, early 19th century, a portrait miniature of Queen Henrietta Maria, wife of Charles I, the young queen with brown hair in ringlets, a wide necked gown and pearl necklace, with a dark background, oil on copper, in a gilt metal oval frame, label on verso reading 'Henrietta Maria Queen of Charles I. Oil on Copper Early 19th c. SJ/WO,' frame size 3 3/8 in. x 2 5/8 in.

Measurements: Height: by sight, 3 1/8 in. x Width: 2 3/8 in.


In good condition, some wear to gilt, surface dust and scratches, tarnished spots on verso, some marks around edges.

Notice to bidders: The absence of a condition report does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections, or the conditions of aging. Complete condition reports are available by request, no later than 24 hours prior to the live auction. All lots are offered and sold 'as is', and Everard Auctions will not provide refunds based on condition. Timepiece movements, lighting and electrics have not been tested, and art has not been examined out of the frame unless otherwise stated. We do not guarantee the condition of frames. By placing a bid, either in person, by phone, absentee or via the Internet, you signify that you agree to be bound by the conditions of sale. Everard Auctions does not provide any shipping or packing services. We recommend that all potential buyers obtain pack/ship estimates prior to bidding. Please contact us for a list of recommended shippers.

Available payment options

  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • Amex
  • Diners
  • Discover
  • JCB
  • Union Pay