Mme Jeanne Doucet de Surigny (née Glaesner) (French, active 1791-1806)
A rare miniature by the artist, possibly portraying the three children of Lord Robert Seymour (1748-1831) in a rocky landscape: the boy, seated, holding two flowers in his left hand, his right arm around his younger sibling, wearing buff breeches, brown frock coat and white chemise with frilled collar; the youngest child, seated and wearing white chemise, handling flowers gathered by the eldest sibling, a girl, wearing teal blue dress and white chemise with frilled trim.
Signed on the obverse Mlle Glaesner, gilt-mounted on rectangular wooden frame.
Circular, 72mm (2 13/16in) high
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