Miniature enameled on hammered copper plate. Jean-Honoré Fragonard 5 April 1732. In Grasse 22 August 1806 in Paris was aFrench painter and printmaker whose late Rococo manner was distinguished by remarkable facility, exuberance, and hedonism.
One of the most prolific artists active in the last decades of the Ancien Régime , Fragonard produced more than 550 paintings (not counting drawings and etchings), of which only five are dated. Among his most popular works are genre paintings conveying an atmosphere of intimacy and veiled eroticism. Gold frame with gold leaf.
Size with frame : - Length. NOTE-BENE: This is a miniature (or reproduction) made on a copper plate hand-hammered and enamelled [certified artisanal] performed in the first part of the 20th century by a French original technique called HELCA, protected by a patent. The item "Miniature enameled on hammered copper plate Maiden reading (Fragonard)" is in sale since Sunday, January 3, 2021. This item is in the category "Art\Paintings". The seller is "antiques-from-paris" and is located in Boulay les Ifs.This item can be shipped worldwide.