Limoges enamel plaque in the Rococo style
French, late 19th Century
Frame: Height 34cm, width 32.5cm, depth 3cm
Plaque: Height 17cm, width 21cm, depth 0.5cm
This superb Limoges enamel plaque is painted with a typical 18th Century style scene of elegant ladies being approached by a would-be suitor. The three figures are placed within an idyllic landscape, the entire scene executed in a fine, painterly manner. The painting is signed lower right ‘Dorval’ and is held by a gilt metal and velvet frame.