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French School: portrait of a blue-eyed girl - miniature watercolour on ivory - France - circa 1790/1810

Lot reference 18366763

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Good condition

Fine portrait miniature of a girl, French school dating back to the end of the 18th/beginning of the 19th century, as you can see from the attire and the wig.

The blue-eyed sitter, probably belonging to the middle class, is portrayed against a dark background in three/quarters position. The delicacy in executing the lace of the shawl is remarkable and the hair is carefully rendered.

The miniature's got a later frame with an oval brass internal edge and an intact oval glass. The watercolour was painted on an ivory wafer. Excellent condition of the miniature. The frame just needs a new upholstery on its back.

Dimensions of the miniature: approx. 7 x 6 cms
Dimensions of the frame: 11 x 9.8 cms

We send with tracking number. Please, before bidding, be sure you know the law ruling the import of objects containing ivory to your country.

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Member since: November 29, 2017
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    Parfait, bonne transaction. Merci.
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    Gerluc March 13, 2018

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    Correspond au descriptif , jolie montre gousset de collection. Fonctionne , je ne l’ai pas testé sur une durée de4 semaines cordiament a vous Paolina
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    DanielAuxiette January 10, 2018

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    produit bien emballé et conforme a la description. délai de livraison correct vu la période de Noel.. mais bonne communication de la personne vendeuse.
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    francicet January 2, 2018

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