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 a variety of 20th Century twist. This painting is Framed. Perfect Romantic or Religious Wall Décor or gift. Titled "Would He?".
I leave interpretation to the viewer. Remember, what ever you do see is Your consciousness, not mine.
"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 an Antique / Vintage Victorian Eastlake style Wooden Frame. ***Frame is in excellent vintage condition, with definite, though very subtle signs of age and wear.
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Piece measures 15.5" x 17.5" x 1.5" deep, Framed, painted on a 8" x 10" canvas panel.
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