Our work is a fine classic portrait first half of 19th century by an renowed Austrian portrait and miniature painter Albert Theer (1815-1902). Brother of ánother Austrian miniature painters Robert and Adolf Theer, Albert Theer studied in the Etching Department of Vienna Fine Arts Acdaemy and in 1835 began his carrier as miniature painter and lithographer. In Theer´s works one can immediately see the influence of Moritz Michael Daffinger, most renowed Austrian miniature painter. From 1835 Theer frequently exhibited his works.
Inscription: signed lower right
Technique: oil on wood panel. The painting framed in original period gold-plated frame.
Measurements: unframed w 10 1/2" x h 12 1/2" (26,5 x 31,5 cm); framed w 15 1/2" x h 17" (39,5 x 43,5 cm)
Condition: in good condition