The Wallace Collection

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An Unknown Girl
  • Nicolas-Edward Gabé (1814 - 1865)
  • An Unknown Girl
  • France
  • 1850
  • Miniature
  • Watercolour on ivory
  • Image size: 10.3 x 8.5 cm
  • Signature: 'E Gabe ft. 1850', the 'E G' in monogram
    Inscription: 'D'
    Label: '1653'
  • M169
  • Reserve Gallery
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Further Reading
  • The sitter in this miniature is unidentified. Gabé sent miniatures to the Paris Salons of 1848 and 1850, and paintings to Salon between 1835 and 1864, but his works are rare now.