French School, 1840. Portrait of Man, painting

Price with buyer commission VAT included


Portrait d’homme dans un ovale peint (Portrait of Man in Painted Tondo)

Oil on canvas
Dated lower right 1840 and inscription lower right with paintbrush tip: CHIMISTE

Height: 59 cm (23-1/4 in.) - Width: 48 cm (18-3/4 in.)
Frame: 82 x 111,5 cm (32-1/4 x 43-3/4 in.)

Condition report:
The painting is slightly buckled. It is probably the canvas of origin. The painting is dirty under a yellowed varnish. We note visible restorations in the layers. The crackling has a tendency to flake above the head and is visible on the canvas’s left part.

Provenance :

  • Item(s) quantity:  1
  • Expertissim Reference: 2014050702