An Unknown Lady
Oil painting on canvas (oval), An Unknown Lady, French School, early 18th century. An oval half-length portrait of a young woman, turned slightly to the right, gazing at the spectator, dark bown hair dressed high with curls, wearing a green cloak over a white lace frilled dress with flowers at her breast.
ST Hall 1908-75, Drawing Room, William and Mary Staircase to date; gift of Francis 'Frank' William Green FSA (1861-1954) in 1930
Treasurer’s House, York, The Frank Green Gift (National Trust)
Marks and inscriptions
Treasurers House (chalk mark on stretcher)
Makers and roles
French School, artist