Antique painting depicting the portrait of a little boy holding his doll . The painting is of excellent quality and is painted oil on cardboard. The colors are vibrant and the boy´s face and the doll´s red dress make a lovely contrast against the dark background. The condition of the painting is excellent there are no repairs or damages. The painting was a Christmas gift of a son to his mother as there is a dedication on the back side : „ Meiner lieben Mutter, Rudolf, Weihnachten 1863 ( To my dear mother, Rudolf , Christmas 1867)“. The painting probaly belonged to a collection as there is the mark „ Elisabeth Lehmann aet Meus XIV“.
The painting is set in its original gilt wood frame. This very artful and decorative portrait is dated at the middle oft he 19th century.
Diameter of the painting: 11.8 inch ( 300 mm)
Frame Length: 18.9 inch ( 480 mm) Width: 18.9 ( 480 mm)
Antique portrait of a little boy, oil on cardboard, ca. 1863