Joseph Pastorini (1773-1839)
Portrait of a dandified gentleman with raised eyebrows and a supercilious smile in a powdered bag wig worn en queue and tied with black ribbon. Original gold frame, the reverse with a glazed aperture revealing woven brown hair.
Joseph Pastorini was of Italian descent. He worked in London and exhibited at the Royal Academy between 1812 and 1834.
Item Ref. 3231
Size: oval, 66 x 54mm