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PORTRAIT OF NEDENIA MARJORIE HUTTON

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PORTRAIT OF NEDENIA MARJORIE HUTTON

Made by: Malcolm Rae

On view in: Jewelry Case


About this object

Malcolm Rae painted this miniature of Dina Merrill (Nedenia Marjorie Hutton) as a young girl from a photograph. The miniature's frame (11.68.1) has an oval opening of seed pearls. Outside the oval, the frame is enamelled in translucent white engraved engine turned waves. Above the oval and against the enamel is a basket of flowers in tiny diamonds and rubies supported by a bowknot carved in gold and set with a cabochon ruby. Narrow outer edge has leaves carved in green gold against red gold.

Category:
paintings
Object name:
PORTRAIT OF NEDENIA MARJORIE HUTTON
Made from:
Watercolor on ivory
Made in:
USA: New York, NY
Date made:
1936
Size:
H. 4 5/16 in., W. 2 13/16 in. (framed)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
11.68.2
Signature marks:
SIGNATURE M. Rae Lower right, front
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973
Featured in publication:
"Fabergé Rediscovered","Fabergé at Hillwood"