A classic and artful rendering of the female form hand tipped onto a heavy sheet of paper with lovely signs of patina. A rare treasure.

Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres (1780-1867) was a French Neoclassical painter. Ingres was profoundly influenced by past artistic traditions and aspired to become the guardian of academic orthodoxy against the ascendant Romantic style.

5.75" x 11.75" image on 10.25" x 14" heavy paper

Printed in Paris in 1939.