A Reclining Woman Lifting a Curtain
- Art Funded
- 20 x 24 cm
- Art Fund grant
- £10,600 (Total: £106,162; Export stopped)
Its seeming freedom and spontaneity of line belies the fact that it was probably intended as a figure study for a painting from classical mythology, perhaps Danae or a rejected drawing for 'Semele and Jupiter'.
1st Earl of Leicester; by descent; Christie's 2/7/91, lot 22; Private collection.
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