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Silence, by ‘Giorgio, 1775’.

In a gilt-metal frame, diameter 6.4cm, the reverse with engraved inscription, ‘by Giorgis at Rome in 1775’.

The figure, wearing a blue and white turban fitted with a beautiful gold and pearl diadem, raises her right hand to her lips, in a reflection of the title of the miniature.
In the Royal Collection there is a variant composition, also entitled ‘Silence’ and showing the figure in reverse.

REFERENCE: MIN0013

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