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    Sale 7453

    Important Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    27 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 158

    ATTRIBUTED TO FRANÇOIS NICOLAS MOUCHET (FRENCH, 1749-1814)

    A young gentleman, in double-breasted blue coat, red waistcoat and frilled cravat, powdered hair; together with a young gentleman, seated in a red upholstered sofa, holding a book in his left hand, in double-breasted blue coat with gold buttons, white waistcoat and knotted cravat, powdered hair (Italian School, circa 1795); together with a young gentleman, in dark blue coat, black waistcoat and frilled cravat (by Leonardus Temminck, circa 1790/1795)

    Price Realised  

    ATTRIBUTED TO FRANÇOIS NICOLAS MOUCHET (FRENCH, 1749-1814)
    A young gentleman, in double-breasted blue coat, red waistcoat and frilled cravat, powdered hair; together with a young gentleman, seated in a red upholstered sofa, holding a book in his left hand, in double-breasted blue coat with gold buttons, white waistcoat and knotted cravat, powdered hair (Italian School, circa 1795); together with a young gentleman, in dark blue coat, black waistcoat and frilled cravat (by Leonardus Temminck, circa 1790/1795)
    2½ in. (63 mm.) diam., ormolu mount with inner beaded border; and 2 9/16 in. (65 mm.) diam., gilt-metal mount set in the cover of an ivory bonbonnière; oval, 1 15/16 in. (49 mm.) high, silver-gilt frame, the reverse with plaited hair interspersed with gold stars; (3)


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    Provenance

    Attributed to Mouchet:
    Christie's, Geneva, 25 May 1993, lot 134.
    Italian School:
    With Fulgenzi, Venice, 28 May 1977 (420 lire).
    The Temminck:
    Royal Danish Titular Councillor of State Emil Glückstadt (1875-1923) Collection, Copenhagen; part IV, Winkel & Magnussen, Copenhagen, 3 June 1924, lot 243.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A BELGIAN PRIVATE COLLECTION