Up for sale is a miniature hand painted scene of a bucolic scene. The painting was made with great detail and wonderful colours; it is a watercolour and is framed in a gold ormolu frame with a protective bevelled glass. The back of the painting has a cardboard with handwritten inscriptions; the original is at the Uffizi Gallery. Please check my other miniature paintings that I have listed this week, they come from an important state here in Mexico. According to the owner, these miniatures were acquired in Italy long time ago at an antique shop there and all of them were made by the same artist (Leonia Fici).
Estimated Age: This item is estimated to have been made during the early 20th Century. The painting is signed by the artist at the lower left bottom (Leonia Fici).
Dimensions: The size of this this item (without considering the upper hanging ring) is (length x width in inches): 3 x 3.7.
Condition: This item is in excellent condition; there are minor signs of wear on the frame; the protective cardboard at the back shows signs of use and wear; the painting is in excellent condition; there are no repairs or restorations to note.
Please note that this is an antique item; therefore, you should not expect to have a new or an in perfect condition looks. This item is from the past and does have a history. Part of its beauty is the history behind it and the fact that it is a living treasure from the past that has managed to survive the test of time! Take a close look at the pictures as they are one of the best elements to assess the condition of this item. If needed, feel free to request more detailed pictures!
Please note that the physical colors of this item may vary from the pictures in the listing, given the quality of the camera, the lighting and the background used.