It is painted thickly and densely, in rich colours, with bold modelling. It was painted with brushes, with no trace of palette knife.
Gallatin noted: 'the face is rather carefully modelled, the rest of the picture freely painted.' 1
Described by Andrew McLaren Young (1913-1975) as 'Whistler style, flat frame with dark brown wood, gilt edged slip' with the number '19890' stamped on the verso and a label, 'No. 93167 ... dientige ... Reinhard.' 2
Last updated: 25th November 2020 by Margaret