18th Century Portrait Of A Lady

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A beautiful oil on panel depicting a buxom lady with braided hair. It’s a very interesting little painting as it’s reminiscent of 17th century Dutch tavern portraits. However, as far as I can tell, this style of braided hair didn’t become popular until the 18th century, so I’ve dated it c. 1750 - c. 1800.

As you can see from the back, the panel certainly has a great deal of age to it.

Housed within an antique ebonised wooden frame.

Oil on panel
Size including frame
11¾” x 8¾” / 30cm x 22cm
Year of creation
c. 1750 - c. 1800
Fine with no major issues. A few minor scratches here and there.