VALLAYER-COSTER, Anne
(b. 1744, Paris, d. 1818, Paris)

Portrait of a Violinist

1773
Oil on canvas, 116 x 96 cm
Private collection

This painting reflects the influence of the artist's predecessor, Jean-Baptiste-Siméon Chardin, whom she admired for his highly sensitive interpretation of art. It demonstrates a poetic and psychological approach for a portrait.




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