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John & Rico's

Portrait Miniature Collection

From

Their Drawing Room Antiques of Newport Rhode Island


# 5731. A rare 18th century portrait miniature depicting "Madame Du Barry as a page" Du Barry was courtesan and official mistress of Louis XV. Size of miniature: 2.5" x 1.75"; size of frame: 3.75" x 3.5". The gold gilt brass frame appears to be contemporary with the miniature. Condition: showing normal signs of age; no cracks or significant loss of surface pigment. Inquiries.



The miniature appears lighter in this photo that in reality.


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