Johann Gottfried Auerbach (Mühlhausen1697-1753 Vienna)
Portrait of an Austrian princess,three-quarter-length, in a pink dress embroidered with gold anddiamonds, standing beside an electoral crown on a plinth beneath ared curtain oil on canvas 172x 126 cm (67 11/16 x 495/8in). PROVENANCE: Purported to have belonged to the Saxe-Coburg family It has been suggested that the present sitter could be one of thedaughters of Emperor Joseph I, either Maria Josepha (1699-1757) orMaria Amalia (1701-1756).
Johann Gottfried Auerbach (Mühlhausen 1697-1753 Vienna)
Portrait of Amalia, Archduchess of Austria, three-quarter-length, in a pink dress embroidered with gold and diamonds, standing beside an electoral crown on a plinth beneath a red curtain oil on canvas Purported to have belonged to the Saxe-Coburg family The Archduchess Amalia (1746-1804) was the daughter of the Austrian Empress, Maria Theresa and sister of Queen Marie Antoinette of France. She became Duchess of Parma.
Portrait Of The Empress Maria-theresa, Three-quarter-length, In Asilver-embroidered Blue Dress With Lace Sleeves And Bodice, With Anermine-lined Cloth-of-gold Cloak, By A Table Bearing The Imperialregalia On A Red Cushion