Jacques I Laudin (circa 1627-1695), Limoges, late 17th century
Allegories of Spring and Autumn,
pair of painted enamel plaques with gold highlights in gilt-bronze frames ; in later ebonised frames with green velvet grounds
each monogramed I.L. and one inscribed LE. PRINTEMRS
(plaques) 18 x 11 cm, 7 x 4 1/3 in. ; (frame) 30,5 x 23,5 cm, 12 x 9 1/3 in.
Formerly in the collection of Nathaniel, 1st Baron de Rothschild