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Vispre, Francois - portrait of a lady
This miniature portrait is signed "Vispre 1761", probably for Francois Vispre (1730-1794). The sitter is unknown. 838
The term "historical detective" may sound a little strange, but is the easiest way to express the intent of this research.
Seeking information to expand historical knowledge and finding, surprisingly often, "conventional wisdom" needs revision