View full screen - View 1 of Lot 43. A French slightly oval miniature on ivory representing a young man, probably Jean-Baptiste-Claude Odiot, Paris, circa 1800 | Miniature légèrement ovale sur ivoire représentant un jeune homme, probablement l'orfèvre Jean-Baptiste-Claude Odiot, Paris, vers 1800.
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A French slightly oval miniature on ivory representing a young man, probably Jean-Baptiste-Claude Odiot, Paris, circa 1800 | Miniature légèrement ovale sur ivoire représentant un jeune homme, probablement l'orfèvre Jean-Baptiste-Claude Odiot, Paris, vers 1800

A French slightly oval miniature on ivory representing a young man, probably Jean-Baptiste-Claude Odiot, Paris, circa 1800 | Miniature légèrement ovale sur ivoire représentant un jeune homme, probablement l'orfèvre Jean-Baptiste-Claude Odiot, Paris, vers 1800

A French slightly oval miniature on ivory representing a young man, probably Jean-Baptiste-Claude Odiot, Paris, circa 1800 | Miniature légèrement ovale sur ivoire représentant un jeune homme, probablement l'orfèvre Jean-Baptiste-Claude Odiot, Paris, vers 1800

A French slightly oval miniature on ivory representing a young man, probably Jean-Baptiste-Claude Odiot, Paris, circa 1800


the circular miniature on a beige background representing a young man in front, wearing a white shirt and a black jacket, in a square gilt frame

Haut. 5 cm ; 2in.

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Miniature légèrement ovale sur ivoire représentant un jeune homme, probablement l'orfèvre Jean-Baptiste-Claude Odiot, Paris, vers 1800


la miniature ronde sur fond beige représentant un jeune homme de face vêtu d'une chemise blanche et d'une veste noire, dans un cadre carré doré

In overall very good condition. Nice quality. 


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In the same family since the 1930s'.

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Dans la même famille depuis les années 1930.

This portrait is to be compared with the famous portrait of the goldsmith by Robert Lefèvre painted in 1822, now in the Art Institute of Chicago, illustrated in Jean-Marie Pinçon and Olivier Gaube du Gers, Odiot l'Orfèvre, Sous le Vent, 1990, p. 118.

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Ce portrait est à rapprocher du célèbre portrait de l'orfèvre par Robert Lefèvre peint en 1822, aujourd'hui à l'Art Institute de Chicago, illustré dans l'ouvrage de Jean-Marie Pinçon et Olivier Gaube du Gers, Odiot l'Orfèvre, Sous le Vent, 1990, p. 118.