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Antique Portrait Miniature Painting of Elisabeth d'Orleans, Duchesse from antiques-uncommon-treasure on Ruby Lane

Antique Portrait Miniature Painting of Elisabeth d'Orleans, Duchesse from antiques-uncommon-treasure on Ruby Lane

Antique Portait Miniature (large) in Fine Dore Bronze Frame, ID'd and from antiques-uncommon-treasure on Ruby Lane

Antique Portait Miniature (large) in Fine Dore Bronze Frame, ID'd and from antiques-uncommon-treasure on Ruby Lane

If you know the story of Marie-Antoinette's diamond necklace, the one that quite literally cost her her head, you'll know that the French developed a

Antique French Sterling Silver & Gold Pendant Locket, from antiques-uncommon-treasure on Ruby Lane

Antique Georgian Portrait Miniature, Man in 18k Gold French Brooch from antiques-uncommon-treasure on Ruby Lane

Antique Georgian Portrait Miniature, Man in Gold French Brooch Mount, MOP: Removed

Antiguo horno-dispararon esmalte Retrato en miniatura, "travieso", y en el marco francés fino, c.1820-40

Antique Kiln-fired Enamel Miniature Portrait, 'Naughty", and in Fine French Frame, c.1820-40

Antique Kiln-fired Enamel Miniature Portrait, 'Naughty", and in Fine from antiques-uncommon-treasure on Ruby Lane

Many copies of portraits of Napoleon & Josephine were made. They say Napoleon was a master at 'advertising', or some would say 'propaganda' in getting images of his successful battles, and of ceremonies and etc., to the people. As well, the Grand Tour travelers found this type of miniature a favorite for souvenirs of their time in France through mid-1800s.

Many copies of portraits of Napoleon & Josephine were made. They say Napoleon was a master at 'advertising', or some would say 'propaganda' in getting images of his successful battles, and of ceremonies and etc., to the people. As well, the Grand Tour travelers found this type of miniature a favorite for souvenirs of their time in France through mid-1800s.

Antique Georgian to Early Victorian Portrait Miniature Set in 14K from antiques-uncommon-treasure on Ruby Lane

Antique Georgian to Early Victorian Portrait Miniature Set in from antiques-uncommon-treasure on Ruby Lane

Rare Antique French Portrait Miniature, King Frederick II, (Frederick from antiques-uncommon-treasure on Ruby Lane

Rare Antique French Portrait Miniature, King Frederick II, (Frederick the Great), Pearl Inlaid Frame: Removed

Antique Louis XVI Portrait Miniature of a Boy, Vernis Martin 10k  France:      Louis XVI - Napoleonic Era c. 1770-1815  Photo credit: Antiques & Uncommon Treasure

Louis XVI Portrait Miniature of a Boy Vernis Martin Gold

Antique Louis XVI Portrait Miniature of a Boy, Vernis Martin France ~ Louis XVI ~ Napoleonic Era c. <> (to the manor born, royalty)

File:Steven van der Meulen probably Catherine Carey Lady Knollys.png - Wikimedia Commons

Catherine Carey Lady Knollys- daughter of Mary Boleyn and Sir William Carey-or was her father Henry VIII? Henry's affair with Mary Boleyn Carey took place during the time that Catherine was born.

Superb Museum Portrait Miniature Pair, Red Coat Officer & Bride, 10k Gold Etui, Frame or Case

Superb Museum Portrait Miniature Pair, Red Coat Officer & Bride, Gold Etui, Frame or Case

Antiguo Francés Retrato En Miniatura De Marie Antoinette, Arco Top Dore Bronce Marco

Antique French Portrait Miniature of Marie Antoinette, Bow Top Dore Bronze Frame in Art, Art from Dealers & Resellers, Paintings

Nicolas Jacques (1780-1844) "Portrait of a former émigré", box with miniature #PortraitMiniatures

Nicolas Jacques "Portrait of a former émigré", box with miniature

Antique English pre-Raphaelite Portrait Miniature, Beautiful Woman in Costume

Antique English pre-Raphaelite Portrait Miniature, Beautiful Woman in Costume

Antique English pre-Raphaelite Portrait Miniature, Beautiful Woman in Costume in Art, Art from Dealers & Resellers, Paintings

Portrait de femme  Auteur/exécutant	 anonyme (peintre)  Ecole	 France  Période création/exécution	 2e moitié 18e siècle  Matériaux/techniques	 nacre, peinture à l'huile

Portrait de femme Auteur/exécutant anonyme (peintre) Ecole France Période création/exécution 2e moitié 18e siècle Matériaux/techniques nacre, peinture à l'huile

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