Portrait of a man on ivory. Signed Violet.
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Portrait of a man on ivory. Signed Violet.
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Portrait of a three-quarter man in black frock coat and white shirt. The dark background is lit. The face is highlighted by a light coming from the right and emphasizing the persistent look of this man.
Inscriptions and signature on the back of the miniature.
Pierre Noël Violet (1749-1819. Painter and engraver was one of the miniaturists of King Louis XVI. He immigrated to England during the Revolution.
Price: 800 €
REF:8105
Bibliography:
Lemoine-Bouchard Nathalie, Les peintres en miniature actifs en France, 2008, p. 529-530.


Portrait of a man on ivory. Signed Violet.