"Jb Nini Large Terracotta Medallion"Portrait of a young woman on the left, large size, with straight hair in front and curly and adorned with long feathers revealing a button of gemstones in the ear identical to that which fixes the feathers; the back hair is raised in a braid tied with a ribbon, leaving two long curls in the neck.
in a frame with wavy nets; signed intaglio on the protrusion of the bust:
I NINI F
in a beautiful gilt bronze frame fitted with a top
diameter with the frame 18.8 cm.
Ref. Jean-Baptiste Nini, sa vie, son oeuvre. 1717-1786 (Ed. 1876) par André Storelli, ill. 85 page 141.