Unusual painting, which can be dated circa 1838-1840, the trousers silver lace being replaced by a cloth band on 27th December 1840.
Oil painting on canvas, representing a full dress Hussar lieutenant (scarlet pelisse and dolman with silver laces and braids ; sky blue trousers with silver lace ; scarlet and silver bullion barrel sash). He is holding his shako (sky blue cloth with silver lace and dark green plume). Size : 53 cm x 62.5 cm. Modern gilded wooden frame.
Very good condition (reinforced canvas and restoration on varnish).