London, South Kensington
13 May 1997
Boichegrain (fl. circa 1790)
A young Lady, facing left in low-cut white dress with lace cuffs, purple jacket and blue sash, pink roses at corsage and blue ribbon in her powdered curling hair (cracked)
signed and dated 'Boichegrain. 1791.'
mounted on the lid of a gold-mounted tortoiseshell box
2 9/16in. (65mm.) diam.
See Plate 3
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