Pair Of Mid 19th-Century Continental Portraits
A fine pair of his and hers portraits dating to around 1840. She wears a beautiful red dress, which emphasises her low sloping shoulders, along with a crucifix attached to a coral necklace.
While he wears a black frock coat with a white necktie and upstanding collars.
The portraits are housed within their original gilded frames, which feature highly decorative corner ornaments.
Oil on board
|Size including frames||
17¼” x 15” / 44cm x 38cm
|Year of creation||
|Light craquelure in areas but otherwise fine. Frames with age-related wear, a few small losses and repairs.|