Presented for sale is an 19th century portrait on canvas of a young female creole in profile. Her curled upswept hair is held in place with a headband and she wears the clothing of an aristocratic family member, possibly making her an important member of the family.
The painting is a touching tribute to someone who was obviously well thought of and beloved. The painting if finely detailed and executed by a talented artist although it is not signed.
The painting is in good condition with a few restored pinholes to the canvas and a more recent frame.
Size of Frame: 22" inches Height by 20" Width
Size of Image: 13 1/4" Height by 11 1/2" Width