Behind a partition, 2 women are weeping into a handkerchief, the older one is seated, and the younger standing.
The Unwed Mother by Jean-Louis Forain, 1909
© The artist's estate
- Oil on canvas
- 61 x 74 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £750 ( Total: £2,390)
- Acquired in:
- Arthur Tooth & Sons
In front of the partition are two other seated figures with a third visible behind. Perhaps a paternity case.
Beurdeley; A.S.Frere; Christie's, 1963; Tooth & Sons.