Continental School, 19th century, oil on canvas painting depicting a young lady in a dark blue silk dress with white collar and cuffs and fashionable gold hat, removing a glove from her left hand. A gold pocketwatch dangles from her left wrist. Possible illegible signature (Ing__?) or "15 September 1881" en verso of frame. Housed in carved and molded gilt wood frame with oval opening surrounding spandrels with applied shell and scroll carvings. Sight – 29" H x 22 3/4" W. Framed – 40" H x 33 1/4" W. CONDITION: Painting overall very good condition, professionally restored about ten years ago. Very small inpainted flake to subject's hand. Some scattered minor abrasions to the frame.
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