Rare circa 1810-20 French raspberry red toile 'Les Arts' with portraits of Raphael.Around the painters oval frame is inscribed 'Raphael Rubin en 1483.Mort a Rome en 1520'.
Quilted onto a beautiful loosely woven early chanvre.
In good condition with a faded mark or two.
Toile measures 132cm wide x 135cm
The whole panel 142cm wide x 187cm