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Custom Lover's Eye Miniature Painting by Keelhauled on Etsy, $150.00
Vintage Miniature seed pearl portrait by vintagesparkles on Etsy, $165.00
Signed Antique Portrait Miniature by luola on Etsy, $124.00
“Look of Love: Eye Miniatures from the Skier Collection”. Birmingham Museum of Art, Alabama One of the oddest and most extraordinary forms of jewelry to emerge in the late 18th century was the eye miniature. A relatively little-studied subject, these hand-painted keepsakes—brooches, rings, lockets—featuring a depiction of a single human eye (usually a lover’s) were given as tokens of affection or remembrance.