French School 1785. Portrait of Elegant Man Wearing a Mauve Coat, miniature


LESSAGES (?) French School, 18th Century

Portrait d’homme en manteau mauve (Portrait of Man Wearing a Mauve Coat)

Oval miniature on ivory, signed and dated 1785 on right.
Gilt bronze frame with fronton ornated with laurel leaf wreath with glass base.

Height: 4,2 cm (1-2/3 in.) - Width: 3,2 cm (1-1/4 in.)
Frame: 6,2 x 4 cm (2-2/5 x 1-1/2 in.)

Ivory plating glued onto cardboard
One crack

Provenance :

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  • Expertissim Reference: 2014040877