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18th Century French Pastel Portrait of a Young Woman
Located in Amsterdam, NL
Nice pastel portrait representing a young woman. The pastel is in a good condition with the original frame and glass, France, 18th century. Weathered, frame has some small old repairs.
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Antique 18th Century French French Provincial Decorative Art

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Paper

French 18th Century Pastel Portrait
Located in Cotignac, FR
Late 18th Century French pastel portrait on paper of a young lady in period dress in a 'feigned oval'. In gilt wood frame presented under glass. Very much of its period and similar ...
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Late 18th Century French School Portrait Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Crayon, Pastel

French Woman Portrait in Oil Pastel
Located in Houston, TX
Mid-century French oil pastel of blonde in pleasing tones of blues and yellows, circa 1950. Original artwork on paper displayed on a white mat with a gold border. Archival plastic ...
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1950s Portrait Paintings

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Oil Pastel

Portrait of Madam Gois pastel
Located in Paris, FR
This is a portrait of Mrs GOIS wife of the sculptor Edme GOIS. Genevieve FAVART (born BELLOT ) was a painter of portraits at the end of the XVIIIth century and at the beginning of t...
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1790s French School Portrait Paintings

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Pastel

  • Portrait of Madam Gois pastel
  • Portrait of Madam Gois pastel
  • Portrait of Madam Gois pastel
  • Portrait of Madam Gois pastel
H 32.383 in. W 25.591 in. D 1.181 in.
Portrait of a Lady French 19th Century Painting Pastel on Canvas
Located in FR
19th Century Portrait of a Lady French Pastel on Canvas c1850-60 Indistinctly signed Unframed This has at some time been removed from its frame there is a small hole as shown in pho...
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Mid-19th Century Realist Portrait Paintings

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Pastel

French Rococo Portrait, Oval, Pastel, Portrait of a Lady
Located in Greven, DE
French School, Portrait of a Lady, Rococo, 18th Century, Fine drawing in Pastel/ Oil Pastel on Paper. The Lady might be a woman from Marie Antoinette's Court. It is part of a Pendant...
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18th Century Rococo Portrait Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Oil Pastel, Gouache

French Rococo Portrait Queen Marie Antoinette, Oval, Pastel
Located in Greven, DE
French School, Portrait of Queen Marie Antoinette of France, Pastel /oil Pastel on Paper, Rococo, 18th Century. In a golden Frame , newly built in Rococo Style. The Pastel is part of...
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18th Century Rococo Portrait Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Pastel, Oil

"Boy with Red Cap" Post-Impressionism French Color Pastel Painting on paper
By Jacques Zucker
Located in New York, NY
This painting depicts a whimsical portrait of a Young Boy with a Red Cap with great attention to detail, an emotion is felt in the boy's face. The blue, green, and red colors are use...
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20th Century Post-Impressionist Portrait Paintings

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Pastel, Paper

France circa 1820, Portrait of a gentleman, black chalk and pastel drawing
Located in Paris, FR
France circa 1820 Portrait of a gentleman Black chalk and pastel on paper 12 x 10 cm In its original mount, modern oak frame : 25 x 22.5 cm
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1820s Romantic Portrait Drawings and Watercolors

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Chalk, Pastel

French Oil Pastel - The Guitarist
By Kseiran
Located in Houston, TX
Lighthearted French oil pastel drawing of a young woman in bright clothing playing the guitar by artist Kseiran, 2009. Signed lower right. Original one-of-a-kind artwork on paper di...
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21st Century and Contemporary Portrait Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Oil Pastel

French Oil Pastel - The Bassist
By Kseiran
Located in Houston, TX
Playful French oil pastel of a man in bright green playing the standing bass by artist Kseiran, 2009. Signed lower left. Original one-of-a-kind artwork on paper displayed on a white...
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21st Century and Contemporary Portrait Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Oil Pastel

French Oil Pastel - The Accordion Man
By Kseiran
Located in Houston, TX
Amusing French oil pastel drawing of a colorful man in a bowler hat playing the accordion by artist Kseiran, 2009. Signed lower right. Original one-of-a-kind artwork on paper disp...
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21st Century and Contemporary Portrait Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Oil Pastel

Men Drinking Wine in French Algeria
By Charles Brouty
Located in London, GB
'Men Drinking Wine in French Algeria', pastel on card, by Charles Brouty (circa 1930s). Although grape vines grew naturally in Algeria for millennia, the Muslim population did not dr...
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1930s Portrait Paintings

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Pastel, Cardboard

'Young Lady with a Spaniel', French School, Louis XV Rococo Style Pastel
Located in Santa Cruz, CA
A substantial, late 19th century, French School portrait of an elegantly dressed young woman shown holding her pet English spaniel. A substantial, Rococo Revival work of distinct qu...
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Late 19th Century Rococo Portrait Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Pastel

French Romantic school, Portrait of a young man, 1831, signed drawing
Located in Paris, FR
French Romantic School Portrait of a young man, 1831 signed and dated "Coutel f(eci)t 1831" lower right Pastel on paper 19 x 14 cm In quite good condition : foxings and trace of a fo...
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1830s Romantic Portrait Drawings and Watercolors

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Pastel

19th Century A Portrait of Rousseau After Maurice-Quentin de La Tour
Located in London, GB
After Maurice-Quentin de La Tour A Portrait of the Philosopher Jean-Jacques Rousseau (1712-1778) Pastel on paper This fine19th century pastel portrait of the philosopher Rousseau ...
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Mid-19th Century French School Portrait Drawings and Watercolors

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Pastel

French Pastel Seated Lady Portrait
Located in New York, NY
French (1st half 20th Cent) pastel painted of a seated lady in a black dress with a red sash (signed).  
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20th Century French Mid-Century Modern Paintings

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Ash

  • French Pastel Seated Lady Portrait
  • French Pastel Seated Lady Portrait
  • French Pastel Seated Lady Portrait
  • French Pastel Seated Lady Portrait
H 32.5 in. W 27.25 in. D 1.75 in.
Elegant 19th Century Pastel Portrait of French Officer with Gold Wooden
By France"
Located in Madrid, ES
Elegant 19th century pastel portrait of French officer with gold wooden frame. Excellent condition. Measures: 73 x 62 cm and 57 x 46 cm.
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Antique Mid-19th Century French Baroque Paintings

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Paint

Rococo Portait, French Rococo, Marie Baudouin, Daughter of Francois Boucher
By François Boucher
Located in Greven, DE
Portrait of the daughter of Francois Boucher, Marie-Emilie Baudouin, holding a basket of flowers. Pastel on Parchment. The work is related to an oval portrait painting by Francois Bo...
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18th Century Rococo Portrait Drawings and Watercolors

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Pastel

Orientalist women playing with a Green Parot, French, XIXst century circa 1870
Located in Pasadena, CA
French Orientalist Pastel circa 1870 representing two Women playing with a Green Parrot. An inscription unreadeable on the right low, dated 1870. Originally framed in the XIXst cen...
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Late 19th Century Romantic Portrait Drawings and Watercolors

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Pastel

Pastel Portrait Female Nude
By Robert Louis Raymond Duflos
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
This beautiful pastel portrait was recently acquired from a London, England estate and it dates to the late 1920s. The artist Robert Louis Raymond Duflos was known for his pastel por...
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Early 20th Century French Art Deco Drawings

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Paper

  • Pastel Portrait Female Nude
  • Pastel Portrait Female Nude
  • Pastel Portrait Female Nude
  • Pastel Portrait Female Nude
H 25.25 in. W 22.25 in. D 1.63 in.
Pastel Portrait of a Woman
By Robert Louis Raymond Duflos
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
This beautiful pastel three-quarter-pose portrait was recently acquired from a London, England estate and it dates to the late 1920s to the early 1940s. The artist Robert Louis Raymo...
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Early 20th Century French Art Deco Paintings

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Paper

  • Pastel Portrait of a Woman
  • Pastel Portrait of a Woman
  • Pastel Portrait of a Woman
  • Pastel Portrait of a Woman
H 27.50 in. W 24.50 in. D 1 in.
Portrait of a Lady Late 18th Century French Pastel
Located in Savannah, GA
Stunning pastel portrait representing a young Noble woman. Period gold gilt wooden frame with glass. It is signed *see second image, but we have not been able to identify the signatu...
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Antique 1770s French Louis XVI Paintings

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Canvas, Glass, Giltwood

French Pastel of a Portrait of a Young Lady Wearing a Formal Dress
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A very elegant French 19th century pastel portrait of a young lady wearing a formal dress. The painting is framed in a Louis XVI st. carved giltwood frame. The pastel is dated 1862 a...
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Antique 19th Century French Louis XVI Paintings

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Giltwood

Antique Pair of French Pastel and Gouache Portraits, Mid-19th Century
Located in London, GB
This is a stunning pair of charming oval half-length pastel and gouache portraits of French aristocratic ladies, one bears an indistinct signature to the bottom right and they are ci...
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Antique 1840s French Paintings

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Other

French Portrait of a Young Boy, Original 19th Century Pastel in Original Frame
Located in Charleston, SC
Fabulous antique French portrait of a young boy, original pastel, original frame (artist unknown and apparently unsigned) Original gold leaf frame (some gilt loss noted) portrait ...
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Antique Mid-19th Century French Paintings

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Paste

Pair of 18th Century Pastel Portraits of French Aristocrats by Charles Noel
Located in Essex, MA
Pair of Framed Pastel Portraits of French Aristocrats, signed and dated by Charles Nicolas Noel, 1765 The Gentleman with Aristocratic clothes and holding a document of importance....
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Antique Mid-18th Century French Louis XVI Paintings

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Parchment Paper

18th Century Portrait of Louis XV of France and Queen Consort Pastel on Paper
Located in Milan, IT
18th century, French School. Portrait of Louis XV of France and queen consort Maria Leszczynska (2) Pastel on paper, 47 x 60 cm With frame 54 x 67 cm The exceptional quality...
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Antique 18th Century French Louis XV Paintings

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Paper

Pretty Portrait of Young Woman, Old Pastel on Cardboard
By Michel Jarry
Located in Alessandria, Piemonte
Cute Portrait of a young woman with chignon, pastel on cardboard. Why not create a gallery of smiling female portraits ? O/6049.
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Antique 1880s French Early Victorian Paintings

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Paper

« Portrait of the Virgin In Finery » Pastel, 19th Century
Located in Beuzevillette, FR
« Portrait of the Virgin Mary in finery » , Pastel, 1875, by M.Arnould. This drawing is done in pastels with an extreme finesse. This blessed vierge is richly dressed and covered...
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Antique 19th Century French Drawings

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Paper

Pair of Early Continental Pastel Portraits in Period Frames Under Glass
Located in Lambertville, NJ
Pair of Early Pastel Portraits under glass in period frames under glass. Probably French, circa 1800. Unsigned, age appropriate ware to the frames. Overall frame size: 21" by 25 1/2"...
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Antique Early 19th Century French Drawings

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Crayon

Late 19th Pastel Portrait Young Spanish Woman by Bernard Perot
Located in Marseille, FR
Late 19th pastel portrait young Spanish woman with fan by Bernard Perot drawing.
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Antique Late 19th Century French French Provincial Drawings

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Paste

Colourful Abstract Portrait, French Expressionist Original Painting
By Akos Biro
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
AKOS BIRO (HUNGARIAN 1911-2002) watercolour / gouache size: 11 x 7.5 inches Beautifully colourful, original painting by the very popular and highly regarded Hungarian/ French painte...
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Late 20th Century Expressionist Landscape Paintings

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Oil Pastel, Gouache

French Modern Drawing by Jean Hélion - Portrait de Femme
By Jean Hélion
Located in Paris, IDF
God at the Terrace 1962 drawing 31,5 x 24 cm Registered on the catalogue raisonné with inventory number : N°02767 cat. B sold without frame about Jean Hélion (April 21, 1904 – Octob...
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1960s Modern Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Pastel, Pencil, Color Pencil, Ink, Paper

Portrait of a Woman, Pastel on Paper, circa 1900
Located in BRUXELLES, BE
Very nice portrait of a woman made around 1900/1910. Signature lower right but illegible. Dimensions : with frame : 27.5 in x 31.5 / Without frame : 19 in x 23.5 in.
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Early 20th Century French Drawings

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Oil Pastel, Paper

Portrait of Ephraim Pastel on Paper, Signed Saizede 1923, France
By Berthe Saizede
Located in Paris, FR
Portrait of Ephraim Pastel on Paper, Signed Saizede 1923, France. She was a member of the Societe´ des Artistes Francais. Ephraim was, according to the Book of Genesis, the secon...
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Vintage 1920s French Art Deco Paintings

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Paper

Pair of Pastel Portraits by Jean Baptiste Perronneau
By Jean Baptiste Perronneau
Located in Saint-Ouen, FR
18th century pair of pastel portraits on blue grey laid paper. With very nice gilt bronze and flower enamled frame. One is the portrait of olivier Journu (1724-1764), known as "th...
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Antique 1740s French Louis XVI Picture Frames

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Bronze

Armand Point, Portrait of a Girl with a Blue Dress Pastel, Signed
By Armand Point
Located in Monte Carlo, MC
Armand Point (1860-1932) Portrait of a girl with a blue dress Pastel Signed, dedicated "A la petite Jeanne" and dated 1890.
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Antique Early 1900s French Paintings

18th Century French Pastel Portrait of a Young Woman
Located in Amsterdam, NL
Nice pastel portrait representing a young woman. Original painted wooden frame and glass, France, 18th century. Weathered, small losses and traces of inactive woodworm.       
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Antique 18th Century French French Provincial Decorative Art

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Paper

Early 19th Century, French Pastel Portrait of a Boy
Located in Amsterdam, NL
Beautiful pastel portrait of a young boy. Great period piece, France, circa 1800-1840. Weathered.
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Antique 19th Century French Decorative Art

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Paper

  • Early 19th Century, French Pastel Portrait of a Boy
  • Early 19th Century, French Pastel Portrait of a Boy
  • Early 19th Century, French Pastel Portrait of a Boy
  • Early 19th Century, French Pastel Portrait of a Boy
H 18.31 in. W 15.16 in. D 1.38 in.
Early 19th Century French Pastel Portrait of a Young Woman
Located in Amsterdam, NL
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Antique Early 19th Century French French Provincial Decorative Art

18th Century French Pastel Portrait of a Mother with Child
Located in Amsterdam, NL
Complete unique period piece. Pastel representing a mother nursing her child. Great color, original glass and frame, France, circa 1750. Good condition.
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Antique 18th Century French Decorative Art

Early 19th Century French Pastel Portrait of a Young Girl
Located in Amsterdam, NL
Beautiful pastel portrait of a young girl, France early 19th century, dated 1813. Weathered, small losses.
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Antique Early 19th Century French Drawings

19th French Blue Pastel Portrait After Perronneau "A Girl with Kitten
By (after) Jean Baptiste Perronneau
Located in Valladolid, ES
Stunning work of art, "A girl with a kitten" pastel on paper, after Jean Baptiste Perronneau (1715 Paris- 1783 Amsterdam), he was a French painter specialized in portraits executed i...
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Antique 19th Century French Baroque Paintings

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Paper

Portrait of Fashionable Lady in Fur Jacket, vintage French painting
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Portrait of Arlette Ryan, 1942 French School, 20th century pastel on paper, framed framed size: 29 x 25 inches Beautiful vintage French pastel work, depicting this fashionable lady...
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Mid-20th Century Impressionist Portrait Paintings

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Pastel

France 18th Century, A Lady in red, pastel
Located in Paris, FR
France, end of the 18th century Portrait of a lady in a red coat Pastel on paper 27 x 22 cm In good condition Framed 37 x 33 cm (a small lack in the gilding lower right, see photo p...
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1790s Old Masters Portrait Drawings and Watercolors

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Pastel

Vintage French Painting - Parasol & Pastels
By Albert Guillaume
Located in Houston, TX
Graceful masters inspired painting of a woman in a pastel hued meadow with her parasol shading her from the sun by artist A. Guillaume, circa 1970. Signed lower right. Original a...
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1960s Portrait Drawings and Watercolors

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Acrylic, Paper

French 19th Century Pastel Portrait of a Young Lady
Located in Amsterdam, NL
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Antique 19th Century French Belle Époque Decorative Art

  • French 19th Century Pastel Portrait of a Young Lady
  • French 19th Century Pastel Portrait of a Young Lady
  • French 19th Century Pastel Portrait of a Young Lady
  • French 19th Century Pastel Portrait of a Young Lady
H 22.05 in. W 17.72 in. D 1.58 in.
Pair of 18th Century French Folk Art Pastel Portraits
Located in Amsterdam, NL
Nice pair of pastel portraits, France, circa 1750. Weathered, small losses and old repairs.Small cracks in the paper.  
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Antique 18th Century French French Provincial Drawings

French 18th Century Pastel Portrait of a Young Boy
Located in Amsterdam, NL
Beautiful pastel representing a wealthy young boy. France, circa 1750, frame and glass possibly of a later date Excellent condition.
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Antique 18th Century French Decorative Art

Antique French Giltwood Dressing Screen with Pastel Portrait 19th Century
Located in London, GB
A fine beautiful antique French Louis Revival giltwood dressing screen, circa 1870 in date. The screen features three beautifully carved beaded egg and dart rectangular frames eac...
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Antique 1870s French Screens and Room Dividers

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Glass, Giltwood

Set of Three 18th Century French Provincial Pastel Portraits of Women
Located in Doylestown, PA
Three enchanting 18th century French oil-pastel portraits of women, two with their pets. All by the same hand, though the artist is unknown. In early frames behind period wavy glass.
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Antique 18th Century French French Provincial Drawings

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Paper

Pair of Early 19th Century Pastel Portraits
Located in Amsterdam, NL
Rare pair of beautiful pastel portraits, France, early 19th century. Weathered.
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Antique Early 19th Century French Drawings

  • Pair of Early 19th Century Pastel Portraits
  • Pair of Early 19th Century Pastel Portraits
  • Pair of Early 19th Century Pastel Portraits
  • Pair of Early 19th Century Pastel Portraits
H 21.66 in. W 17.72 in. D 1.38 in.
3 Oil-Pastel Portraits of Women, 18th Century
Located in Doylestown, PA
3 French 18th century oil-pastel portraits of women, with their pets. In old frames with wavy glass. Measures: 15" W x 18" H.
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Antique Late 18th Century French French Provincial Paintings

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Paper

Pair of Early 19th Century French Naive Pastel Portraits of Man and Wife
Located in Pease pottage, West Sussex
A pair of early 19th century naive pastel portraits of a husband and wife, the husband with his faithful terrier demanding his attention, and his wife clasping a delicate posy. By Jo...
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Antique Early 19th Century French Paintings

Pair Of 18th Century Style Woman Portraits Pastel
Located in Saint-Ouen, FR
. Pastel . Woman portraits . 18th century style . Work from the 20's
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Early 20th Century French Louis XVI Paintings

Portrait of Young Girl with Hot Dog done in Pastel/Watercolour
Located in Culver City, CA
Pastel / watercolor portrait of a young girl with a hot dog by M. Auguste Duchemin
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Antique 19th Century French Paintings

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Wood, Watercolor

18th Century Portrait of a Gentleman, Pastel on Paper Card, in a Louis XV carved
Located in London, GB
Dimensions refer to size of frame. French school, 18th century, Portrait of a Gentleman. A pastel on paper card, backed; held in a Louis XV carved giltwood frame. Provenance: The ...
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Antique 18th Century French Paintings

Pair of Portraits of Louise Henriette de Bourbon and Francoise Marie de Bourbon
Located in London, GB
French School, nineteenth century A pair of portraits of Louise Henriette de Bourbon (1726 – 1759) and Françoise Marie de Bourbon, (1677-1749) Oval pastel on paper; signed indistin...
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Mid-19th Century French School More Art

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Pastel

Nana, early 20th Century Armenian/French Pastel Portrait
By Edgar Chahine
Located in London, GB
EDGAR CHAHINE (1874-1947) Nanà Signed; signed, inscribed with title and the artist’s address on a label on the backboard Pastel 54.5 by 43.5 cm., 21 ½ by 17 ¼ in. (frame size 75 b...
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Early 20th Century Impressionist Portrait Drawings and Watercolors

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Pastel

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French Pastel Portraits For Sale on 1stDibs

There is a range of French pastel portraits for sale on 1stDibs. The range of distinct French pastel portraits — often made from paper, crayon and wood — can elevate any home. French pastel portraits have long been popular, with older editions for sale from the 18th Century and newer versions made as recently as the 20th Century. French pastel portraits made by Louis XVI designers — as well as those associated with Art Deco — are very popular at 1stDibs. French pastel portraits have been a part of the life’s work for many furniture makers, but those produced by Robert Louis Raymond Duflos, Coduri of Lyon, France and Michel Jarry are consistently popular.

How Much are French Pastel Portraits?

Prices for French pastel portraits start at $200 and top out at $295,000 with the average selling for $1,922.