Portrait of Baroness Eggelet- Dürfeld ( inscribed on the original label on the back side), created in 1828 by austrian miniature and portrait painter Henriette Brevillier, born von Henrikstein ( 1801 Vienna - 1843 Graz). The artist was a pupil by M.M. Daffinger and her miniature works were exhibited in 1924 by the Exhibition of Miniatures in Albertina / Vienna .
Literature: Prof.H.Fuchs "Die Österreichische Bildnissminiatur", Vienna, 1975
Inscription: signed and dated (1)828
Technique: watercolour on paper, original period partly gold-plated frame.
Measurements: image w 8" x h 9 2/3" (20 x 24,5 cm), framed w 12 1/2" x h 14 1/4" (32 x 36 cm)
Condition: in good original condition, a few small stains on the edge