5 June 2007
FERDINAND MACHÉRA (FRENCH, 1776-1843)
A young gentleman, in blue coat, white waistcoat and knotted cravat, forward-combed light brown hair with side-whiskers
signed and dated 'Machera. 1814.' (mid-left)
oval, 2 9/16 in. (65 mm.) high, gilt-metal mount, the reverse with scrolling hair monogram Ch on ivory
Christie's, Geneva, 18 May 1994, lot 442.
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