The picture shows a young mother in the second stage of mourning dress, with her baby.
A Domestic Interior by Alexander Mark Rossi, 18841886
© The Geffrye Museum of the Home
- Oil on canvas
- 65 x 99 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £1,800 ( Total: £10,851)
- Acquired in:
Another woman provides sympathetic support. The furnishings include an embroidered tablecloth, a highly patterned carpet and the deep dadp of the wallpaper.
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