Historical Portraits Picture Archive

Portrait of a Lady 1898

Nathaniel Hughes John Baird 

Portrait of a Lady, Nathaniel Hughes John Baird
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Oil on canvas
19th Century
55 x 28 inches 104 x 71 cms
 
This elegant portrait is a symphony in muted colour, and like Sargent and Whistler to whom it may perhaps be indebted and whose work it recalls shows the sophistication of portraiture at this date in the English-speaking world.
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