Swiss: Artist Unknown
Swiss Engineer or Architect of the Late
Eighteenth Century, Seated at a Desk
2 3/8 inches diameter (sight)
watercolor on ivory; housed in a circular, gilt metal pendant frame with an
elaborate monogram ("T. C." or "C. T.") to the reverse created with gouache, hairwork and gold filigree
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