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A Belle of the 16th Century, (painting)

Artist:
Nahl
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 120
37 x 46. This very valuable painting represents a beautiful young lady at a casement window, attired in costly and magnificent robes of velvet and furs, with jewelled head-dress, &c. On her right hand is perched her pet bird; before her are oranges, grapes, &c., and a beautiful fan with leopard skin. Observe the pearl inlaid work in this picture. [P. 15; exhibited under heading: "Oil Paintings in Rich Gilt Frames."]
The Cosmopolitan Art Association Illustrated Catalogue. 1855-1856. For the Encouragement and General Diffusion of Literature & Art. Descriptive Catalogue of the Valuable Oil Paintings, Statuary, Bas Reliefs, Bronzes, &c., to be distributed or allotted to the subscribers of the Cosmopolitan Art Association, for second year, on the 31st of January next, 1856.
Topic:
Figure female
History
Animal--Bird
Figure(s) In Interior--Domestic
Dress--Historic
Dress--Accessory
Control number:
AECI 02380097
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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