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.
Height 82.6 in
Width 43.3 in
Depth 20.4 in
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 from the beginning of the 19th century,
Rock crystal, gilted and patinated metal
Height 43.3 in x Diameter 31.4 in
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