Historical Portraits Picture Archive

Portrait of a Lady 1790s

Henry Plowman 

Portrait of a Lady, Henry Plowman
Oil on canvas
18th Century
30 x 25 inches 76.2 x 63.5 cm1790s
The looser freer fashions of the 1790s march in step with the growth of radicalism, the seeds of a half century's digestion of Rousseau and the rediscovery of Greek Classical art and Roman Republicanism.
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