The Wallace Collection

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The Young Mother
  • Louise-Eugène-Gabriel Isabey (1803 - 1886)
  • The Young Mother
  • France
  • 1852
  • Painting
  • Oil on canvas
  • Image size: 42 x 30.2 cm
    Frame size: 71 x 57 x 11 cm
  • Signature: 'E Isabey / 52'
  • P335
  • Reserve Gallery
Commentary
History
Further Reading
  • The setting and the costumes are generally characteristic of the seventeenth century, and the subject recalls the art of that period, but the sentimentality is more typical of the nineteenth century..