Edouard Louis Dubufe. Portrait of Empress Eugenie, painting


Edouard Louis DUBUFE (Paris 1820 - Versailles 1883)

Portrait de l’Impératrice Eugénie (Portrait of Empress Eugenie)

On its canvas of origin
Signed and dated lower left: Edouard Dubufe 1864

Height : 55 cm (21-1/2 in.) - Width : 44 cm (17-1/3 in.)
Frame : 66 x 56 cm (26 x 22 in.)

Condition report:
The painting is on a properly stretched canvas. We note a sigmoidal crackling is visible but not disturbing. The painting is under a slightly uneven varnish. We note small scattered restorations along left border, few heightened pearls, one re-painting on cheek.

Comparable works:
This face study refers to two full portraits on Empress realized by Dubufe.
Portrait of Empress Eugenie, Compiegne Chateau collections
Portrait of Empress Eugenie in ball gown. 1854. Versailles Chateau and Trianon.

Provenance :

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  • Expertissim Reference: 2014041138