Lot 52

COMTE FERDINAND DE TASCHER CIRCA 1821
Portrait of Comte Kosakosky 1821, wearing a blue coat, white waistcoat with a red striped waistcoat and a knotted cravat, wooded landscape background
signed with initials F.T., and inscribed in pen and ink on old label attached to the backboard with details of the sitter and dated 1821
watercolour on ivory
in rectangular gilt moulded frame with arched gilt mount
12.5 x 10 cm (5 x 4 in) sight size within arched top 

Comte Ferdinand de Tascher was a member of Empress Josephine’s family. 

Provenance: The Imperial French Royal Family; D. S. Lavender Antiques Ltd.; Private Collection UK. 

This lot is subject to CITES regulations.

Estimate: £1,000-£1,500