Portrait of a Lady (Mrs Byres) - 19th Century English School
Incredibly fine Victorian portrait of an elderly Lady, oil on canvas. Inscribed on plaque as Mrs Byres and the name Maria White (possibly the artist). The quality of the portrait is exceptional from the tones and detail in the face and hands to the beautiful treatment of light and textures of the clothing. A couple of tiny losses to the paint in the dark areas. Superb period gilt frame with some losses.
Measurements:41" x 34" FramedEach of our items is thoroughly researched and described so the winning bidder receives artwork that meets or exceeds their expectations. We do not sell prints. We do not sell Chinese nor any other reproduction oils. We understand your purchase for your home or as an investment is important and we will help with any questions you may have and we take our after sales care very seriously unlike purchasing from auction houses. We will send our fine art anywhere. Our collection comes from various sources including private estates, auction houses, galleries, museums as well as our own paintings that are circulated out & many of which are new to the market. Our paintings are as described and we want you to know that you can bid in full confidence as our feedback shows so that we may continue to build
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