French Limoges enamel scene after Ferdinand Roybert
French, late 19th Century
Frame: Height 26cm, width 24cm, depth 2cm
Plaque: Height 12cm, width 16cm
The Limoges enamel panel beautifully depicts a period interior scene in the Flemish style, wherein a man attempts to court a smiling woman. The panel is signed to the lower right as being after Ferdinand Roybert—Roybert being a celebrated 19th Century French genre artist. The panel is set within a finely detailed gilt metal frame with floral spray surmount and velvet inner border.