31 March 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 2,500
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 2,000
A PARIS RECTANGULAR FRAMED PORTRAIT PLAQUE
CIRCA 1815, SIGNED FERRAND MARCEL
Painted with a half-length portrait of a gentleman turned slightly to his right, wearing a blue coat with high embroidered collar and ruff, in a contemporary giltwood frame (some areas of overpainting and varnishing to the dark enamels)
The plaque 6¼ in. (15.9 cm.) x 5¼ in. (13.4 cm.)
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