CARRIERA, Rosalba
(b. 1675, Venezia, d. 1757, Venezia)

Portrait of a Boy

1725-26
Pastel on paper, 34 x 27 cm
Gallerie dell'Accademia, Venice

This small pastel drawing probably portrays one of the children of the French consul general Le Blond. The portrait reveals an image of exquisite grace and gentleness.