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Lady Reading at the Fireplace
Lady Reading at the Fireplace
Date:
1851
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Lithograph
Dimensions:
23.7 x 17.8 cm (image); 47.6 x 36.3 cm (sheet)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Auction purchase at Galerie Gerda Bassange, Berlin, 05/04/1965, no.790

Accession Number:
1965.68.43.5
Acquisition Date:
1965-05-04
Credit Line:

Museum Purchase, Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts Endowment Fund

A dark palatial interior. Candlelight mirrored above a fireplace. An elegant young woman reads a book and munches an apple by the light of the fire.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”