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Baroque portrait miniature of a young gentleman oils on copper


Code: 11328

This is a wonderful Baroque period portrait miniature of a young gentleman, dating to the late 17th century. He is painted with oils on copper, housed within a turned ebonized frame. It is secured with an oak panel and retains traces of an old label. 

OBJECT: Portrait Miniature

CULTURE: Baroque

DATE: c. 1660 - 1700 A.D.

SIZE: 65.04mm x 52.82mm  (framed 117.46mm x  104.71mm x 23mm)

WEIGHT: 21.18grams (framed 85.77 grams)

PROVENANCE: Formerly in a private collection, Cambridge.