Louise-Elisabeth VIGEE LE BRUN (1755-1842), PORTRAIT OF THE ARTIST WITH HER PALETTE, CIRCA 1795

TECHNIQUE: Watercolor and gouache on ivory, protected under a convex glass

ARSTIST: Russian school

SIGNED:

FRAME : Original gold frame

PORTRAIT SIZE: 5x4cm

FRAME SIZE: 5,7x5cm

DESCRIPTION :

Miniature circa 1795, probably a portrait of Louise-Elisabeth Vigée Le Brun in bust. On its forearm is put her painter's pallet held  by her shoot, are put there two small tumblers.

At that time, the artist in emigration leaves Italy for Russia. The pictorial technique of this work reminds more the Russian school than an Italian painter.


CONDITION: Very good original condition

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PRICE: 3800€