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"French Lady"

"French Lady"
Title
"French Lady"
Date 
19th century
Medium 
Oil on linen (relined)
Dimensions 
Overall: 30 1/8 x 25 1/8 in. ( 76.5 x 63.8 cm )
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. Cephas Giovanni Thompson
Object Number 
1888.7
Marks 
inscriptions: on stretcher: "27X" and "Bequest of C. G. Thompson"
Gallery Label 
The donor's husband, artist Cephas G. Thompson (1809-1888), designated this painting as a gift to the Society before his death. (See New York Post obituary, January 6, 1888.)
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group