About us Contact us Location Conditions of use Return Policy Payment Shipping & Packing

 

500 New Acquisitions

Advanced Search

Keywords

All Artists A-Z

25% DISCOUNT

50% DISCOUNT

VIP
very important paintings


Themes

Categories

PORTRAIT MINIATURES

WORKS OF ART


RUSSIAN ART

 

SALE!!! SAVE MONEY !! 1 EUR = 1 USD

# 41953

Joseph Boze (1745-1826) "Portrait of a lady", high quality miniature!!, ca. 1805

3500  EUR
FINAL DISCOUNT PRICE= 3500 USD

( for EUR price see date rate )
Please note: Shipping and insurance costs are not included in this promotion, ONLY ITEM PRICES!
(please note additional 13% tax applies for transactions concluded within the European Union)

 

THE SELLER WILL COVER SHIPPING WITH REGULAR MAIL FOR THIS ITEM!

Acquired from the same source as our web #41971, this miniature portrait of a young lady is a typical work of well-known French portraitist (and miniaturist) of the turn of 19th century, Joseph Boze.

Joseph Boze, well-known French portrait painter, miniaturist and pastelist, was born on the 6th of February 1745 in Martigues, Bouiches-du-Rhöne, and died in Paris on the 17th of January 1826. At the age of 17, he began his art studies at the Marseilles School of Drawing and Painting; then, from 1778, he probably studied under Maurice Quentin in Paris. From 1782, he was successfully exhibiting at the Parisian Salon de la Correspondance. From 1783, he was also active as a court artist: he painted portraits of King Louis XVI, Queen Marie-Antoinette, as well as other members of the Royal Family. Despite his success at the Court, Joseph Boze welcomed the Revolution. He portrayed Mirabeau, La Fayette, Robespierre, Barnave, Marat (April 1793), and Desmoulins. Nevertheless, in the beginning of 1793, he was public ally proclaimed by Jacque-Louis David as king's loyalist. On the 15th of October 1793, called to be whiteness in a lawsuit against Marie-Antoinette, Boze remained neutral. On the next day, he was arrested and incarcerated: at first in Luxembourg, and, then, in the Conciergerie for 11 months. In 1800, together with Robert Lefevre and Carle Vernet, he painted a double portrait of Napoleon Bonaparte and General Berthier in the battle of Marengo.
After Napoleon's overthrow he returned to the Court, where he proceeded to work for Louis XVIII. For this, in 1816, he received pension and was ennobled to count. In 1817, for the last time, he exhibited at the Parisian Salon.
Works of Joseph Boze are on view in most esteemed museum collections of France (among others, at the Louvre) and worldwide.

CLICK HERE FOR OTHER WORKS OF THIS ARTIST IN OUR POSSESSION

Provenance: private collection, Hilversum, Netherlands

minov16ap17

Condition: good; in original frame (was previously set into a snuff-box); glass with some freeze

Creation Year: ca 1805

Measurements: UNFRAMED:6,2x5,0cm/2,4x2,0in FRAMED: 6,5x5,3cm/2,6x2,1in

Object Type: Framed miniature

Style: Portrait Miniatures

Technique: watercolor on ivory

Inscription: signed: "boze"

Creator: Joseph Boze
To see other works by this artist click on the name above!

Creator Dates: 1745 Martigues-1826 Paris

Nationality: French

SHIPPING OPTIONS:

  • We will cover shipping with regular registered mail (delivery between 7-14 days) for this item.

  • OBS: Austrian mail refunds cases of loss or damage with maximum EUR 500 to the US (in Europe sometimes more, depending on destination).

  • Full insured 2-3 days DHL service available upon request and subject to extra charges: office@wilnitsky.net

 



Click here for images free of watermark!


Click on images or on to see larger pictures!



1


2


3


4


5


6


7

Back To Top Copyright © 2001-2017 Wilnitsky.com All rights reserved ( 30495 )