Portrait of Gentleman in Profile, Confidently Attributed to Saint Memin

Charles Balthazar Julien Févret de Saint-Mémin (1770-1852) French/American

Portrait of Gentleman in Profile, Confidently Attributed to Saint Memin

Unsigned bust-length profile portrait confidently attributed to Charles Balthazar Julien Ferret Saint Memin who landed in New York in 1793; eventually traveling to Baltimore, Philadelphia, Washington, Norfolk, Richmond, and Charleston before returning to France in 1814.

Item Date: 1790-1810

Estimated Year: 1800

Measurement: Frame: 25" x 18.5"; view: 18.75" x 12.75"

Material: Black & white crayon and chalk on paper, eglomise mat, period molded giltwood frame

Item Condition: Excellent original condition

Reference: See, St. Memin and the Neoclassical Profile Portrait in America, Ellen G. Miles.

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SKU 1125-67

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