Prince Willem of Orange, later King Willem II of the Netherlands

Watercolour on ivory | 7.6 x 5.9cm | c.1818-20

Jean-Baptiste-Jacques Augustin

After the final defeat of Napoloen Augustin enjoyed generous patronage not only from the restored Bourbons but from some of the many foreign visitors who flocked to Paris. The subject of this miniature ascended the Dutch throne in 1840 - at the posth...
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