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Madame Gid
  • Daniel Saint (1778 - 1847)
  • Madame Gid
  • France
  • c.1815
  • Miniature
  • Watercolour on ivory
  • Image size: 9.7 x 7.5 cm
  • Signature: 'Saint'
    Label: '512 (scored through) / 155'
    Inscription: 'AH / 30-3-04' Indicated that A.Hatfield undertook treatment of M293 in March 1904.
  • M293
  • West Gallery III
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Further Reading
  • This miniature has recently been identified - on the basis of a named version sold at auction in Paris in 1906 - as a portrait of Madame Gid (dates unknown), 'première chanteuse' in the Chapel of Charles X.