THE PROPERTY OF A LADY
James Nixon (1741-1812)

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James Nixon (1741-1812)

Two Children clasping one another: the elder, in red coat and frilled shirt and the younger in white shirt with green scarf, cloud and sky background

signed with initial, right 'N'
oval, 3 1/4in. (82mm.) high, silver-gilt frame
Literature
L. R. Schidlof, The Miniature in Europe, Graz, 1964, II, pp. 592, 1015, ill. IV, pl. 428, no. 875
Exhibited
Geneva, Musée d'Art et d'Histoire, Chefs-d'oeuvre de la miniature et de la gouache, 1956, no. 319
Vienna, Albertina, Meisterwerke der europäischen Miniaturmalerei von 1750 bis 1850, 1965, no. 292 (described as one of the most charming works of the artist)
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