• European Noble and Private Col auction at Christies

    Sale 2835

    European Noble and Private Collections

    15 - 16 December 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 463

    A FRENCH ENAMELLED PLAQUE DEPICTING THE PRINCE OF WALES

    BY A. GARNIER, LATE 19TH CENTURY, AFTER THE PAINTING EXECUTED IN 1879 BY JULES BASTIEN LEPAGE

    Price Realised  

    A FRENCH ENAMELLED PLAQUE DEPICTING THE PRINCE OF WALES
    BY A. GARNIER, LATE 19TH CENTURY, AFTER THE PAINTING EXECUTED IN 1879 BY JULES BASTIEN LEPAGE
    Inscribed SON ALTESSE ROYALE MONSEIGNEUR LE PRINCE DE GALLES, J. BASTIEN-LEPAGE, LONDRES 1879, signed A. Garnier fecit, in a chamfered enamelled frame, mounted on a stained wood back
    15 x 12 cm. the plaque; 23,5 x 20,5 cm. overall


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    The original painting from which this enamel was copied is in the Royal collection (RCIN 402327). It was painted in London in 1879, when the future Edward VII was still prince of Wales.

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