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Marie-Antoinette, Princess of the Asturias
  • Nicolas François Dun (1764 - 1832)
  • Marie-Antoinette, Princess of the Asturias
  • c. 1802 - 1806
  • Miniature
  • Watercolour on ivory
  • Diameter: 10.5 cm
  • Signature: 'Dun'
    Inscription: '(crown) / MA / 225' Mark of the former collection
    Label: '68'
    Label: '1668'
  • M102
  • Boudoir Cabinet
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  • The sitter was the daughter of Ferdinand I, King of the Two Sicilies. She married Ferdinand, Prince of the Asturias (and later King Ferdinand VII of Spain) in 1802. The little-known artist, although French, worked chiefly in Naples.