Lot 98: WILLIAM PETHER, British (c. 1738-1821), Marie-Joséphine-Louise de Savoie, Comtesse de Provence, watercolor, signed lower left., 4 x...
27 October 2016
Milford, CT, USALive Auction
British (c. 1738-1821)
Marie-Joséphine-Louise de Savoie, Comtesse de Provence
watercolor, signed lower left.
4 x 3 1/8 inches
Provenance: Private Collection.
Other Notes: This miniature is a painting after a drawing of the Comtesse by Elisabeth-Louise Vigee-Lebrun (French, 1755-1842) now in the Royal Collection, London (RCIN 913123).
Tags: French, Portraiture
Condition: Very Good/Good
Slight warping to support, one inch hair-line crack extending from top center edge one inch into figures hair.
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