Austrian School, circa 1790 A double-sided miniature of a Gentleman and a Lady; he, wearing blue coat with red collar and facings and silver buttons over frilled white chemise and black stock, a large white enamel and gold cross surmounted by a closed crown pinned to his left breast, a similar order on a pale blue ribbon around his neck, his hair powdered; she, wearing black dress with frilled neckline, a black cross backed by red ribbon with another similar hanging beneath pinned to her left breast, her hair curled and powdered and worn long
English School, circa 1810 A pair of portraits of Mr and Mrs Saltau of Jersey, he wearing black coat over tied white cravat, she wearing frilled white dress with a jewelled brooch at her breast, her brown hair curled and upswept
Marie-Nicole Ponce-Camus (French, 1778-1839) A Young Girl, wearing white dress trimmed with lace, the short puffed sleeves trimmed with rosettes of lilac ribbon, matching waistband with portrait miniature at her breast, her brown hair curled and upswept, two rings on her right hand, holding a yellow straw bonnet trimmed with lilac ribbon in her left hand, seated in a green-painted armchair, a fringed red shawl draped over the back, landscape background
Lucienne Frison-Fabrice (French, born 1889) Napoléon I (1769-1821), wearing coronation robes of red velvet heavily embroidered with gold and trimmed with ermine over white satin tunic fringed and embroidered in gold, lace collar and cravat, the Star of the Légion d'Honneur on a gold chain around his neck, a rapier by his side, a gold laurel wreath on his head, holding a long staff topped with a gold eagle, the imperial orb and sceptre on a blue cushion trimmed with gold behind, the imperial throne visible to the rightnext page
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