This painting on board is titled "Au Temps de la Ligue" (At the Time of the League). Appert in the lower right, and is signed and titled on the back of the board. The board measures 7X14.25" and the ornate frame is 12X19". On the back of the painting is a paper label in French. I used google translate and the result is pasted below.Perhaps the painting was displayed there sometime in its history. The painting is in good condition. The frame has some crazing, and a spot of gilt missing in the top left corner. It was formed in France in the 16th century. It was a conference of the Catholic party founded by the Duke of Guise. In 1576, with the apparent aim of defending the Catholic religion against the Calvinists, but in reality to overthrow Henry III and place the Guises, leaders of the League, on the throne of France. Henry IV understood that by renouncing Calvinism he would put an end to the League, already lost in public opinion by its alliance with Philip II of spain. The item "Antique Oil on Board 19th C French History Painting Georges Appert Listed Artist" is in sale since Monday, April 12, 2021. This item is in the category "Art\Paintings".
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