A romantic French 19th Century Portrait of a Lady picking wild flowers. She is wearing the fashion of her era, with a swept up hair style, waisted dress and high puff sleeves. An inscription on the back reads
‘My Dear Lou Lou, from your Step Father (R Perigmin?)
St Maurice (place) 25.2.18 ‘ (1818)
Oil on wood panel, original gilt wood and gesso frame.
Measures including frame: 35.5cm high, 30 cm wide.
In good condition for its 202 years of age, with some mild age related patina as seen in pics.