BOULIAR, Marie Geneviève
(b. 1763, Paris, d. 1825, Bois-d'Arcy)

Self-Portrait

1792
Oil on canvas, 56 x 46 cm
Norton Simon Museum of Art, Pasadena

Bouliar's portraits communicate a warm, human sympathy for the subject and are generally informal in spirit and simple in presentation. In her present self-portrait she captures a warmth and compassion with her tilted head and soft gaze.




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