European miniature watercolor on ivory of court scene depicting the coronation of Marie de Medici (after Peter Paul Rubens), with court officials present and angels embracing above, signed Aubrey lower right (possibly Louis Francois Aubry, French, 1767-1851). Ivory backed with copper and leather sheet. The leather sheet has the date "1823" inscribed on the margin. Housed under glass in a gilt metal frame with a silk floral matting. 5 1/8" H x 7 1/2" W sight, 9 3/4" H x 11 1/2" W framed. Early 19th century. This lot contains animal or plant material that may be restricted under federal, state, and/or local law. Bidders should check all applicable government wildlife restrictions prior to placing a bid. Please refer to our Terms and Conditions, clause 10, for additional information. Provenance – Robert C. and Cora Reid Greene Estate, Phenix City, Alabama. Condition: Good condition; losses to silk matting and other textile related elements: very minor craquelure of ivory.
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