A lady reclines on a sofa, fondling a dog.

The sofa is against a wall which is hung with pictures; while in the corner on the left are shelves of books, and a table with plants. The door is on the right and the foreground carpeted. The sitter is probably Madame Lucy Hessel.


Sir Alfred Chester Beatty

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