Antique 19th century Flemish painting. Oil on canvas artwork depicting a particular male portrait with red cape of excellent pictorial quality. Difficult to read painting with signature and date in the lower left corner (see photo) under study. Character of great character, the painter's ability to capture the severe expression of the face and the regal bearing is excellent. 20th century frame, in wood and plaster, finely carved and gilded (bronze tint). Complete frame with fabric passe-partout in good condition (see photo). Painting that has undergone a conservative restoration, relined, replacement of the frame and color recovery in some points (see photo). Difficult to find artwork, for antique dealers, decorators and collectors of ancient portraits. Overall in good state of conservation. Sight size H 74 x W 61 cm.