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"Constanze Mozart" c.1789

48.0 x 42.0 cms CRE LANGE, Joseph; (Austrian; 1751-1831) This portrait of Constanze Mozart was painted by the composer's brother-in-law, Joseph Lange, a painter and well-known actor. Her only known portrait, it was one of a pair; both Constanze and Wolfgang sat to Joseph Lange in 1782. They were possibly painted to celebrate the couple's marriage that took place that year in Vienna. Mozart later r…