Description This terracotta medallion is pierced for hanging. It was previously said to be the portrait of Jean-Michel Moreau (Moreau le jeune), but is more likely that of Louis Gabriel Moreau, l'ainé (brother of the first). The piece is cracked and has some chips on the edges.
- Portrait Medallions of Jean-Baptiste Nini. The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore. 2009-2010.
Provenance Muhlbacher [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Sale, Paris, May 1907, no. 243; Walters Art Museum, 1946, by purchase.
Inscriptions [Signature] I. B. NINI.F.; [Number] On small label pasted on back: no. 418
Credit Museum purchase with funds provided by the S. & A.P. Fund, 1946
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