PIERRE ROUVIER (b. after 1742)
A young Lady, facing right in low-cut black lace bordered grey dress with gold-coloured sash, her dark hair dressed à la noyade
signed 'Rouvier' (lower right)
oval, 3 1/16 in. (78 mm.) high, gilt-metal mount
Christie's, London, 7 November 1961, lot 167, illustrated opp. p. 32 (28gns. to H. E. Backer).
Christie's, London, 10 April 1962, lot 67 (60gns. to Weslake).