The artist signing 'Prizot' (active circa 1792) A Gentleman, wearing teal coat with velvet collar, tricolor sash and badge, white waistcoat, frilled chemise and black stock, his powdered wig worn en queue, he stands three-quarter length with his arms folded
Lot 83Y
The artist signing 'Prizot'
(active circa 1792)
A Gentleman, wearing teal coat with velvet collar, tricolor sash and badge, white waistcoat, frilled chemise and black stock, his powdered wig worn en queue, he stands three-quarter length with his arms folded
Sold for £480 (US$ 806) inc. premium
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The artist signing 'Prizot' (active circa 1792)
A Gentleman, wearing teal coat with velvet collar, tricolor sash and badge, white waistcoat, frilled chemise and black stock, his powdered wig worn en queue, he stands three-quarter length with his arms folded.
Signed on the obverse and dated Prizot, Paris, 1792 gilt-metal frame with scrolling border set with pearls, turquoises and simulated rubies.
Oval, 85mm (3 3/8in) high

Footnotes

  • The artist appears to be unrecorded, but here competently depicts a Revolutionary figure in a style which would suggest the influence of the Austrian School.
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