Portrait Of A Girl C.1720; Circle Of Sir Godfrey Kneller (1646-1723) flag

Portrait Of A Girl C.1720; Circle Of Sir Godfrey Kneller (1646-1723)
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"Portrait Of A Girl C.1720; Circle Of Sir Godfrey Kneller (1646-1723)"
In this attractive portrait painted c.1720 a young lady is seated in an Arcadian landscape. The mythical land of Arcadia was a place where love and happiness reigned and was a fashionable setting for portraiture and literature. This young lady conveys a sense of calm and serenity as she looks confidently at the viewer. An enchanting and attractive image.

Provenance: Homes Smith (1830) as per inscription verso; Property of a Lady, private Uk collectionAn inscription on verso states “This picture was purchased by my father Homes Smith about 1830”. Perhaps John Homes Smith (1797-1868) who was a prolific artist, well known in Worcester and Shropshire as a painter of horses, hounds, hunting pictures and portraits. Gilbert Bakewell Stretton (the artist’s grandson) was a collector who bequeathed his collection to the Royal Academy London in the early 20th century

Measurements: Height 88cm, Width 75cm framed (Height 34.5”, Width 29.5” framed)
Price:5250 €
Artist : Entourage De Godfrey Kneller (1646-1723)
Period:18th century
Style:Louis 15th, Transition
Condition : Très bon état

Material : Huile sur toile
Length: 6
Width : 75
Height : 88
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