25 May 2004
JOHN THOMAS BARBER BEAUMONT (1774-1841)
A young lady, in white dress with high collar, upswept brown curling hair
signed with initials 'ITB' (lower right) and signed in full in pencil on the backing paper 'Painted by J. T. Barber'
oval, 2 7/8 in. (73 mm. ) high, gilt-metal frame, the reverse with central lock of plaited hair within blue glass surround
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For interesting information on this painter, see D. A. Beaumont, Barber Beaumont, London, 1999.
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