A Young Lady
Oil painting on canvas, A Young Lady by Raymond, signed top right: Raymond, 1900-10. A half-length portrait of a coquettish young lady in a chocolate brown dress with lace collar and wearing a high crowned brown hat trimmed with flowers and feathers, against a plain cream ground.
Bought by Richard D'Oyly Carte (1844 - 1901) reminding him of his wife Helen Lenoir (Susan Helen Couper Black) (1852 –1913); given to Mrs Christabel Grimmer by Bridget D'Oyly Carte (1908 - 1985) in 1985, from whom on loan
Marks and inscriptions
Raymond (signed top right) Rear bottom right: [Miss D'Oyly Carte] / [Kap] Rear: [PORTRAIT OF A LADY WITH A HAT] / [Bought by Richard D'oyly Carte] / [Reminding him of Helen D'oyly Carte] / [(given to Christabel Grimmer by] / [Bridget D'Oyly Carte in 1985)]
Makers and roles
Raymond , artist