Antique 19th century French enamel on copper portrait plaque. Depicting Christ as a child laying with the instruments of the Passion, cross, crown of thorns and nails. Exhibiting superb detail and vibrant bold colors, hand painted with gold halo and accents. The plaque is signed by the enamelist A. Peron or perhaps A. Pernan and dated 1882. Housed in an opulent carved gilt wood frame. Richly decorated, the frame is by a carved finial depicting a dove flying among the clouds, backed by a radiant halo. In overall very good antique condition. The wood frame shows some general wear and signs of age/shrinkage lines. Frame measures 9 1/4″ x 8″. Portrait (sight) measures 5″ length x 3 5/8″ wide. Welcome to the Antique Boutique. Our aim is to provide you with a wide selection of quality antiques and collectibles. We describe everything to the best of our ability and the pictures form part of the description. We try to gather as much information about the item before listing, in an effort to offer you with an accurate and honest description. Large, clear and detailed pictures of the item help in this endeavor. Opinion on the condition of an item can vary, depending on the person viewing it. Wear is to be expected due to age and use. Note that the item in the pictures may be larger or smaller in actuality, the pictures do not represent size. Please check the description for dimensions. The item “Antique French Limoges Enamel Copper Jesus Portrait Religious Plaque Gilt Frame” is in sale since Monday, April 1, 2019. This item is in the category “Antiques\Decorative Arts\Other Antique Decorative Arts”. The seller is “micflsun” and is located in Canutillo, Texas. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Primary Material: Copper
- Country/Region of Origin: France