There, together with his colleague and town-fellow Charles-Louis Loehr, he founded a studio. From 1775 Favre collaborated with another town-fellow of his - enamellist Jacques Thouron. In 1776, he began studying at the Ecole de l'Academie de Paris. In this early period of his life, he and his companion Thouron mainly produced enamel decorations for golden boxes, jewelry and clocks.In the late 1770s, Favre began active as a miniaturist, working not only in the technique of enamel but also in that of painting on organic wafer and paper. In the late 1790s, due to health reasons, he had to leave Paris and return to Geneva. Condition: fairly good; in magnificent, original bronze frame. Measurements: UNFRAMED:4,3x3,5cm/1,7x1,4in FRAMED: 8,9x6,2cm/3,5x2,4in.
Technique: enamel painting on copper. Creator Dates: 1751 Geneva-1807 Geneva. Themes: SWISS FRENCH MILITARY MILITARY PORTRAIT UNIFORM MALE PORTRAIT ROCOCO. The item "Jean-François Favre-Attrib French cavalry officer, fine enamel miniature 1780s" is in sale since Wednesday, July 19, 2017.
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