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Beautiful Picture. Any knowledge as to who the artist may be?

horeau's items6 of 7French Original Photographs, 1890s.Is this neckwear or a hairband? or neither?
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    Posted 8 years ago

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    I found this in a brocante in the South of France. It is an 8x6 inch portrait of a young boy with some form of halo sketched around his head. It is lovely quality and I cannot make out if it is a print or an original.
    Can anyone help me as to its' origins/artist etc ? Thanks.

    Mystery Solved


    1. aghcollect aghcollect, 8 years ago
      It may be signed but is hidden by the frame matting
    2. vetraio50 vetraio50, 8 years ago
      It is probably an image of St Dominic Savio.
    3. vetraio50 vetraio50, 8 years ago
      The Italian Govt issued a stamp in 1957 commemorating the centenary of the deat of Dominic Savio. This looks to be a detail of the image used in that stamp.°_centenario_della_morte_di_San_Domenico_Savio-Italia

    4. vetraio50 vetraio50, 8 years ago
      This is an amazing picture of his tomb in Torino ...
    5. aghcollect aghcollect, 8 years ago
      Excellent vetraio50 -
    6. horeau horeau, 8 years ago

      vetraio50, thank you, thank you ,thank you
    7. horeau horeau, 8 years ago
      You too aghcollect

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