A fine quality portrait of Élisabeth Vigée Le Brun (1755-1842) from 1788 to 1818 Le Brun painted 37 self portraits, 17 were originals and 20 were copies. 80 x 44cms. This pose was used on numerous occasions. First done for the Accademia St. Luca in Rome, it has been with the same East Yorkshire family for many decades.
Very old repair, good condition in original frame.