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Friday, 24 September 2021

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Zwei Paneele mit Mikromosaiken

Zwei Paneele mit Mikromosaiken

Maße der Rahmen: 25 x 26,5 cm.
Sichtmaße der Mosaiken: 6,5 x 8,5 cm.
Verso hochfein graviertes von Krone überfangenes ligiertes Monogramm „AB“ und „FB“.
Rom, um 1820.

Catalogue price€ 40.000 - 60.000 Catalogue price € 40.000 - 60.000  $ 48,000 - 72,000
£ 36,000 - 54,000
元 302,400 - 453,600
₽ 3,406,800 - 5,110,200


Hochfeine Mikromosaiken auf schwarzem Fond pro Rahmung vier Schmetterlinge darstellend. Die Rahmung in vergoldeten Bronzen mit plastischer Akanthusblattzier und klassizistischen Knitterschleifen.

Die Monogramme FB und AB beziehen sich auf Fürst Francesco Aldobrandini Borghese, Prinz von Sulmona (1776-1839), und seine Frau, Fürstin Adélaïde de la Rouchefoucauld (1793-1877). (12703220) (13)

Two micromosaic panels

Frame dimensions: 25 x 26.5 cm.
Sight size of mosaics: 6.5 x 8.5 cm.
Very finely engraved monograms “AB” and “FB” surmounted by crown on the reverse.
Rome, ca. 1820.

Very fine micromosaics on black background depicting four butterflies in each frame. Gilt-bronze frames with three-dimensional acanthus leaf décor and neo-classical crinkled bows.

The “FB” and “AB” monograms refer to Francesco Aldobrandini Borghese, Prince of Sulmona (1776-1839) and his wife Adélaïde de la Rouchefoucauld (1793-1877).

This object has been individually compared to the information in the Art Loss Register data bank and is not registered there as stolen or missing.



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