Early 19th Century Profile Portrait – Miniature Painting on Ivory -Signed.
Miniature Portrait Painting on Ivory -Signed.
A small profile portrait of a woman dressed in fine clothes, its dates early 19th century. It is beautifully hand-painted with fine brush work in the details on the hair, skin and fabric. It is a splendid colour composition of muted tones from peach, brown, burgundy and violet. The portrait lies under glass, with a round gilt decorative border in a square shaped frame.
A splendid little portrait that would make a lovely addition to one’s collection, or home.
Signed: unknown signature on the portrait ( see image for details)
Miniature Painting on Ivory “La Cage d’Oiseaux” – After ‘Francois Boucher’, 19th Century.
Painting on Ivory After Francois Boucher
A miniature painting on ivory after Francois Boucher (1703-1770) titled “La Cage d’Oiseaux”, this miniature dates from the mid 19th century, France. The painting on ivory is a delightful composition depicting a romantic narrative of young love in the midst of summer. It is beautifully hand-painted in soft muted tones of red, yellow, green, blue, brown and peach. The painting lies under glass with a ivory frame decorated with elegant floral line work in the border.
A lovely miniature painting on ivory after Boucher, perfect for collectors of fine objects, or for those who adore daydreaming about the past.
Early French 19th Century Painting On Ivory in Burled Frame
Early 19th Century Painting On Ivory
A miniature painting on ivory, it dates early 19th century, France. The painting depicts a delightful narrative of a lady receiving a gift from two individuals, supposedly a story about parents giving their daughter a gift. The painting is a soft combination of muted tones of orange, red, brown, peach and blue on ivory. The brush work is rather fine and detailed, it is carefully rendered to show everyday people at the time. The painting lies under glass, with a white border and square shaped frame.