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Portrait of a Lady

Made by: Robertson, Christina __Attr.

Currently in storage


About this object

Portrait of a young lady seated before a red curtain with a column and sky to the right. She is dressed in dark grey silk and wears a lace cap tied with a blue ribbon. In her right hand she holds a small square of paper on which is painted a miniature of a young officer in uniform.

Category:
PAINTINGS
Object name:
Portrait of a Lady
Made from:
Oil on canvas
Made in:
RUSSIA
Date made:
1840-1854
Size:
overall __10.75 IN __9.00 IN
overall __27.30 CM __22.86 CM

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
51.71
Class:
PAINTING
Signature marks:
LABEL __ __on back __Label no longer extant. According to files, it read "Portrait of the English School" in Russian.
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973