Like so many of Ingres' portrait drawings, this charming study was made in Rome when he was a pensionnaire at the Villa Medici and largely dependent for his income on pencil portraits of visitors to the city.
Portrait of Mlle Albertine Hayard by Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres, 1812
© National Galleries of Scotland
- 23 x 16 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £7,500 ( Total: £58,600)
- Acquired in:
- Marianne Feilchenfeld
It is one of a collection of portraits of the sitter's family all drawn by Ingres at this time.
Mrs Marianne Feilchenfeld, Zurich.