27 November 2007
THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR
JEAN-BAPTISTE-DÉSIRÉ TROIVAUX (FRENCH, 1788-1860)
A young lady, in black dress with white lace trim at collar, black lace trim at sleeves, black rosette at corsage, waist and another in between, her fair hair dressed in ringlets; plinth, tree and sky background
signed and dated 'Troivaux. 1842' (upper right)
oval, 3 9/16 in. (91 mm.) high, gilt-metal mount with stamped foliate border
Galerie Hassfurther, Vienna, 15 May 2000, lot 14.
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