12 June 2006
EMANUEL THOMAS PETER (AUSTRIAN, 1799-1873)
A young boy called Peter, in bright blue coat with silver buttons on shoulders and silver collar and opening, short fair hair; sky and cloud and wooded background
signed and dated 'Em. Peter 855' (mid-right)
oval, 3¼ in. (83 mm.) high, rectangular stamped gilt-metal frame with rounded corners and easel stand
By direct family descent.
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A handwritten label in French on the reverse reads 'Mon frère Peter. peint à baden par le min. Peters - 1856'.
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