Jean-Bapiste Greuze (Tournus 1725 – Paris 1805)
Oil painting on walnut panel, Le matin by Jean-Baptiste Grueze (1725-1805), circa 1800. A young girl seated in a chair, head and shoulders to left, her head turned over her left shoulder to face the spectator, she wears a white scarf knotted round her head and a white dress, and a blue scarf below her shoulder.
Given with Upton House to the National Trust by Walter Samuel, 2nd Viscount Bearsted (1882 – 1948) shortly before his death
Upton House, The Bearsted Collection (National Trust)
Makers and roles
Jean-Bapiste Greuze (Tournus 1725 – Paris 1805), artist