Seated 3/4 length studio portrait with backdrop of cabinet and fern plants. Subject is looking away from the camera, holding a book in her hands. Dress is dark silk with intricate beaded detailing around collar, down the front sides of the body, at sleeves and bottom of dress. Costume has full length sleeves, with fold back diagonal cuffs and pleated edging. Large beaded watch chain is visible. Dark coloured stone brooch is worn at the neck.
size: 16cm x 11cm
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