This large original Oil on Canvas interior Scene features the Artist holding his Palette and showing his model or "Muse" a preliminary oil sketch of her Portrait. It is signed on the lower left corner "Koster 1858".
This idealized and Romantic view of either the Lady's Home or the Artist's Studio features a beautiful black and white tiled floor, a Column on the Veranda with a perched Red Macaw and trailing Ivy, a Landscape painting on the back wall, a small wooden desk, and the chair she is sitting in. Both are dressed in Black and White couture of the Period.
The Painting is mounted in a high quality Modern frame, and the canvas appears to have been professionally cleaned and lined quite some time ago...it is in excellent condition.
The size of the frame is approx. 48" x 39", and image size is approx. 42" x 33" a large and very decorative painting ready to hang in your home....the Artist and his Muse !!
Please inquire for transportation costs as it will need a large carton for shipping...