EARLY 17TH CENTURY SPANISH SCHOOL: MINIATURE PORTRAIT PAINTING PROBABLY DEPICTING ISABELLA CLARA EUGENIA (1566-1633) DAUGHTER OF PHILLIP II OF SPAIN (1527-1598) OR HER YOUNGER SISTER CATALINA MICAELA OF SPAIN (1567-1597)
The painting is painted on a material (possibly card, pasteboard, vellum or leather), which has been mounted onto a thin wooden board). This board has later been framed, and covered with brown paper to verso.
The painting 9cm x 6cm
With painted gilt-wood frame with original glass. The painting has been removed from the frame for examination.
Provenance: Local Wimbledon Village estate, near Wimbledon Common.
Condition report: Overall fair condition. There is some discolouration to the bottom of the girls face, and small pin holes at the very top of the miniature, at the top of the girls headwear.