18th-Century Engraving
18th-Century Engraving
18th-Century Engraving
18th-Century Engraving
18th-Century Engraving
18th-Century Engraving

18th-Century Engraving

c. 1750 to c. 1800 France

Offered by Antique Beauty Sp. z o.o.


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We present you this engraving entitled A Happy Moment, circa the 2nd half of the 18th century, by a French engraver, Nicolaaus de Launay that was made to the drawing by Nicolas Larfrensen.

The work is made in the copperplate technique. Some places are colored in bronze. The whole is closed in passe-partout and a gilded frame.

THE AUTHENTICITY (period of origin, type of material used in the production) has been confirmed by an expert in vintage and antique items. The Antique Beauty company issues a CERTIFICATE OF EXHIBITOR on presented item, which confirms the authenticity, legal origin, and the approximate date and place of the item production.
Presented item is in very good condition.
Nicolas de Launay – French engraver born on September 20, 1739 in Paris, where he died on March 2, 1792. At a young age, he studied in the studio of Louis-Simon Lampereur, where he made great progress. He studied at the Royal Academy of Painting in Copenhagen, then he became the engraver of the king. His works are sought after by connoisseurs.

Nicolas Lafrensen – Swedish painter born on October 30, 1737, died on December 6, 1807. In 1773 he settled in Paris, were for 17 years he was working as an artist under the name Lavreince. He painted mainly miniatures. After the French Revolution, he returned to Sweden. Shortly before his death, he painted a portrait of King Gustav III. His works are exhibited in many museums around the world, including a dozen or so in the Louvre and around fifty in the Nationalmuseum.
Height 49.50 cm (19.49 inches)
Width 39.50 cm (15.55 inches)
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