A Bacchante, called Madame Cail, after Greuze

Painted on ivory, frame with paste gems. | 6.2 x 5.1cm | 1788

Louis-Marie Sicardi

The miniature is inspired by Greuze's depictions of a single female subject in the guise of a bacchante. A label formerly with the miniature is inscribed in ink 'Ecrin miniature/Portrait Mme. Cail en Bacchante/ par Sicardi.' The miniature was attribu...
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