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G. DEBILLEMONT-CHARDON - Henriette Renié playing with her Erard Harp, 1899
Important miniature portrait on ivory, signed and dated "G. Debillemont-Chardon 99" (for 1899).
Henriette Renié (Paris, 1875-Paris, 1956), famous harpist is seen at the age of 24 with her gothic style harp Erard. She had 3 harps made by Erard and is probably seen with her latest acquisition, the 47 cords harp nr 2676, bought at Erard in november 1898.
Gold medal in 1891 and in 1937, Gabrielle Debillemont-Chardon (Dijon, 1860- Paris, 1957), daughter of a music composer, is one of the last great miniature painters