This is a fine 19. Century oil on canvas depicting an elegant Parisienne beauty in an opulent salon interior contemplating the contents of a love letter by the celebrated French painter. Is signed by the artist and dated 1880. The painting hangs is a fine quality Louis XV design giltwood frame. As with all of the original antique oil paintings we sell it is offered in excellent condition.
Having just been professionally cleaned and re-varnished. Toulmouche first exhibited at the Paris Salon in 1848, winning the first of many medals. Auguste Toulmouche was awarded the Legion dHonneur in 1870. (canvas only) 65cm x 48cm (25½ x 19).Louis XV design giltwood frame. Newly professionally cleaned and re-varnished. We do not sell dirty, damaged or unframed works of art. Where necessary the paintings we sell are cleaned and restored by Fine Art Restoration est. 1974 or Simon Gillespie Studio, as seen on BBC Television's'Fake or Fortune' and'Britain's Lost Masterpieces'. Academy Fine Paintings is an international fine art dealership based in Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire, England. We specialise in 19th century British and European oil paintings by some of the most important artists of the period, from Victorian landscapes and subject pictures to Belle Epoque portraits and Orientalist scenes. Great care and much time is taken over the safe transportation of the paintings we sell. No second-hand bubble-wrap and reused cardboards boxes here! Before leaving us, each painting takes us approximately 2 to 3 hours to properly i. Safely and securely package for transport; whether for a journey or 30 miles or 3000. Every painting is first wrapped in acid free paper and then the entire frame is enveloped in deep, dense foam U cushioning. This is then covered in numerous layers of AirCap bubble wrap, which is the best and safest product of its type on the market.
The entire package is then bound in black shrink wrap (as used by airline companies) and a final later of waterproof cloth tape is applied to all corners, ends and edges. UK clients are also most welcome to collect from us in South Buckinghamshire. We are very aware that not all of clients are in a position to pay the entire sale price upfront. Paintings will be dispatched to clients only once the total balance has been paid in full.The item "Fine Large 19thC Antique French Paris Belle Portrait Oil Painting Beautiful Girl" is in sale since Saturday, March 23, 2019. This item is in the category "Art\Paintings". The seller is "academyfinepaintings" and is located in Gerrards Cross. This item can be shipped worldwide.