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A stunning large, dark art nouveau signed antique oil portrait of a woman by French artist Adele Constantin (1843-1922).  This very delightful head and shoulders female portrait painting hails from the late 1800's.  The woman, looks out towards the artist, the beginnings of a confident smile on her face.  Her red and black organza dress is framed by a fur stole.  She absolutely commands a room!


Medium: Oil on stretched canvas

Overall size: 25ins x 29.5ins or 63cms x 75cms (all measurements are approx).

Date: late 1800's

Condition: This painting is in good antique condition.  Expect imperfections, notably a renovation which is patched in the lower right corner.  The heavy frame is probably not the original but holds the canvas well. Expect indentations, losses of moulding, especially at the corners, however, the whole presents very well, it is a very lovely authentic piece.

Signed:  Adele Constantin (1843-1922)  Adele was born in Lutterbach in the Haut-Rhin.  She married Cypien M Espeisse.



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