28 November 2006
JEAN-LAURENT MOSNIER (FRENCH, 1743-1808)
A young gentleman in dark-grey velvet coat with white lace jabot, wearing a short powdered wig
signed 'mosnier' (lower right)
oval, 1 5/8 in. (41 mm.) high, stamped gold mount
Pierre de Regaini, Paris.
Christie's, Geneva, 16 November 1993, lot 184.
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Paris, Galerie Marigny, Miniatures du XVIe au XIXe siècle, 1985, no. 89, illustrated p. 19, pl. V.
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