RUSSELL, John
(b. 1745, Guildford, d. 1806, Hull)

Small Girl Presenting Cherries

1780
Pastel on blue paper, 62 x 46 cm
Private collection

John Russel was a portraitist whose finest works are pastels and who closely studied Rosalba Carriera. The Small Girl Presenting Cherries is a combination of the portrait and the genre scene.




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