French School circa 1720, Circle of Nicolas de Largillierre. Portrait of Prince Frederick Augustus II of Saxony, painting

Valuation : 12 500 €
Price with buyer commission VAT included
Sold

FRENCH School circa 1720, Circle of Nicolas de LARGILLIERRE

Portrait of Prince Frederick Augustus II of Saxony and King of Poland, Son of Augustus the Strong

Oil on canvas

Our painting is a partial adaption of the portrait by Largillierre in the museum collection, Melbourne, Australia (unlisted dimensions, consult Myra Nan Rosenfeld, Largillierre and the Eighteenth-Century Portrait, exh cat., Montreal, 1981, p. 293, 61d).

Condition report : The painting was cleaned and its canvas was re-lined a bit too tightly recently. We note older restorations are visible under black light.

Bibliography :

Provenance :

  • Items quantity:  1
  • Height in cm : 91 cm
  • Width in cm : 72 cm
  • Frame height in cm : 109 cm
  • Frame width in cm : 90 cm
  • Expertissim Reference: 2015061669