This picture showcases the assured hand of a master at small-scale portraits. The artist defines the bodies of the sitter with pencil lines and then adds watercolor washes to model their faces. The identity of the lady is unknown.
Medium: Pencil and watercolor
Dimensions: H: 5 x W: 4 in.
Collection: Julian Wood Glass Jr. Collection
Category: Works on Paper - Portraits
Purchased May 31, 1984 from Davis & Langdale. From the collection of Mrs. Robert Tritton, Godmersham Park, Kent. Exhibited: Spink, 5 King Street, St. James's, London, SW1 "English Watercolour Drawings", Annual Exhibition 1984, April 30-May 25, 1984, Catalogue #63, illustrated.