This "Lover's Eye" Painting / Male Portrait, was done by me, Wil Shepherd Studio. These Small Original Fine Art Paintings where first brought to popularity in the late 18th century (more info below). In this series I have added "Eye Glasses" for a 20th Century twist. This small painting is Framed. Perfect Romantic Wall Décor or gift.
"A “lover's eye” miniature is a painted miniature of the giver's eye, presented to a loved one. The notion accompanying this very short-lived fad (c. 1790 through 1820) was that the eye would be recognizable only to the recipient and could, therefore, be worn publicly keeping the lover's identity a secret."
***Listing is for 1 (ONE) painting shown in the first photo ONLY. Though I have included several others from the series, if you are interested in more than one, please inquire for availability.
This is a new painting, Framed in a Vintage Mid-Century Wooden Frame. ***Frame is in excellent vintage condition, with definite, though very subtle signs of age and wear.
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Piece measures 6" x 7" x 1.25" deep, Framed, painted on a 4" x 5" canvas panel.
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Lovers Eye, Original Painting, Male Portrait, Men in Glasses, Portraits of Men, Painting of Eye, Anatomy, Original Fine Art, Framed Wall Decor, Romantic Art, Love and Commitment, Romantic Gifts
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