22 May 2001
FRENCH SCHOOL, CIRCA 1700
A young gentleman, facing right in gilt-studded armour, gold-bordered red undercoat and frilled lace cravat, full bottomed powdered wig
on vellum laid down on metal
oval, 2¾ in. (44 mm.) high, fitted fishskin case
Sch*** Collection, Berlin; Lempertz, Cologne, 24 November 1976, lot 191.
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Weltkunst, 20, 15 October 1976, included in front cover illustration.
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