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Heinrich Friedrich Füger
PORTRAIT OF ARCHDUCHESS MARIE CLÉMENTINE OF AUSTRIA, LATER CROWN PRINCESS OF NAPLES (1777-1801), CIRCA 1795
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Heinrich Friedrich Füger
PORTRAIT OF ARCHDUCHESS MARIE CLÉMENTINE OF AUSTRIA, LATER CROWN PRINCESS OF NAPLES (1777-1801), CIRCA 1795
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Heinrich Friedrich Füger
HEILBRONN 1751 - 1818 VIENNA
PORTRAIT OF ARCHDUCHESS MARIE CLÉMENTINE OF AUSTRIA, LATER CROWN PRINCESS OF NAPLES (1777-1801), CIRCA 1795
Watercolour and bodycolour on ivory, silver-gilt open-work frame, inlaid with glass pastes
62 mm. Diam.
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Provenance

Princess Mathilde of Saxony (d. 1933), by 1909;
Ernst Holzscheiter (d. 1962);
sale, London, Sotheby's, 9 June 1986, lot 18

Exhibited

Brussels, 1912, no. 768 (lent by Princess Mathilde of Saxony);
Vienna, 1965, no. 162 

Literature

Lemberger, 1909, no. 173, p. 349, pl. XLIV;
Brussels and Paris, 1912-1913, pl. XLVIII, no. 215;
Gillet, Jeannerat & Clouzot, 1957, p. 114;
Keil, 2009, p. 307, no. 339, illust.

Catalogue Note

Marie Clémentine (1771-1801) was the daughter of the Holy Roman Emperor Léopold II. In 1797 she married her first cousin Francesco, Crown Prince of Naples and Sicily, later Francesco I, King of the Kingdom of the Two Sicilies. Their only child, Maria-Carolina, married Charles Ferdinand, Duc de Bérry.

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