Gilded mirror, 19th century

Gilded, wooden mirror with its original mercure glass. Carved pedimont with flowers and shell.
End of the 18th, beginning of the 19th century.

Height 19.6 in x Length 12.5 in


Portrait of a lady with her child

French School from the Empire (circa 1800), Portrait of a lady with her child,
Oil on canvas, original gilded wooden frame.

Height 22 in x Length 17.7 in with the frame


Young ladies with birds

Two portraits, one representing a young lady unleasing a bird from its cage (the virginity), the other one representing a young lady holding a dove with a matching blue ribbon on her breast (the joys of marriage).
One of the portraits is signed M. and dated 1868 on the lower left corner.
Oil on pannels, gilded wooden frames.

Height 11.8 in x Length 10.2 in


Musician Venitian woman

Italian School (Ferrare ?), end of the 16th - beginning of the 17th century, Portrait of a muscian Venitian woman.
The woman's dress reveals fashion from the last decades of the 16th century. Just like in Titien's portraits (he died in 1576), the accent is put on the woman's psychology, with a rare expressivity for the periode !
Oil on canvas, gilded wooden frame

Height 34.2 in x Lengh 28.3 in


Arte Povera cabinet

Painted, wooden cabinet with a very delicate paperwork decoration of leaves, flowers and insects. On the top, the grid doors open on shelves, on the bottom, two tirrors and decorated leaves also opening on shelves.
Italy

Height 82.6 in
Width 43.3 in
Depth 20.4 in


Sapphic mirror

Painted and gilted trumeau mirror, with an oil on canvas representing two women in love.
Could come from a brothel from the 19th century...

H 52,3 x L 30,7 in


Sapphic mirror, detail


Pair of silk-velvet armchairs

Pair of green-gray silk-velvet armchairs

Height : 39.3 in
Depth : 28.7 in
Length : 31.4 in


"Panier" chandelier

"Panier" chandelier from the beginning of the 19th century,
Rock crystal, gilted and patinated metal

Height 43.3 in x Diameter 31.4 in


Libertine miniature

Miniature painted on paper figuring a libertine, galant scene.
Inscription in French : "Porte la moy, dépêche toy, car Cupidon me tue si je ne boy"
France, 18th century

Length 7.8 x Width 5.1 in with its (posterior) wooden frame
6.6 x 3.9 in without its frame