Extraordinary oil on metal miniature portrait of a young woman in Tracht dress, a traditional costume typical of Austria, Bavaria and other German-speaking countries. Unsigned and not examined outside of the frame which has brass plaque inscribed Attributed to Franz Eybl. Franz Eybl (1806-1880) was an important Austrian painter known for his portraits and genre paintings. In very good condition with minor imperfections as shown. Shipped fully insured with tracking number.
Measurements: Frame: 11 3/8" by 10 3/8" (29.5 cm by 26.4 cm); Image: 5 5/8" by 5" (14.3 cm by 12.7 cm) approximately.