Portrait of a Woman – French School – Circa 1810



Elegant portrait of an unidentified woman. French painting done between 1800 and 1810. She is wearing a blue velvet dress and a white “turkish” turban, following the prevailing fashion trends during the reign of Napoleon I. Unsigned work, this painting without a wooden stretcher presents some loss of paint particles on the margins of the canvas (see photos), easily repairable. Original canvas, not relined, without tears. To be restored.


Artist: Unknown (unsigned).

Medium: Oil on canvas, without stretcher.

Condition: Requires restoration.

Dimensions: 63 x 50 cm. / 25 x 19 ¾ in.

Provenance: Marseille, France.