A miniature oil on ivorine painting by John A. Thompson. It measures 2 1/2" x 3 1/2" and the modern gold tone wood frame is 3 1/4" x 4 1/4". The artist signed in the lower right corner.
Information about the artist: We do not have an official biography for Mr. Thompson, he lived in Bethesda, MD. He was very active in the miniature art world for decades, he died March 12, 2009.
Statement from the artist: "I wish to state our appreciation for your 'thinking small' when observing and collecting these gems of the art world." John A. Thompson, MPSGS President 1994-2009.