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.
Measures: 7 1/4 inches x 8 1/4 inches.