Portrait of a woman seated in a landscape
- Art Funded
- 53.5 x 40 cm
- Art Fund grant
- £21,000 (Total: £70,000)
- David Tunick Inc, New York
The work is emblematic of its period and aesthetically not far removed from the best known portraits of the same era like Jacques-Louis David's 'Madame Récamier'. The British Museum has a small representation of French Neo-Classical drawings and this work significantly enhances it.
Pisa-Drouot sale, Paris, 2003; Didier Aaron; David Tunick Inc, New York.