She is gorgeous! I wish we knew more about this painting!But if we were doing yay or nay I would have to give it a nay - that headdress just isn't doing it for me!
I'm sure I was reading about this lady in a magazine recently.... can't remember which mag but I'll try and search it out from the paper mountains round the house! :O)Exquisite painting.
If we were doing yay or nay this would be a definite yay.There are so little paintings of men and women of african heritage during the 18th century. I'd definitely like to see more.
Absolutely lovely! I would also give it a YAY. :)
Does anyone know what gallery this painting is in?
It is in the St Louis Museum of Art
Hello,This is Dido Elisabeth Belle, The movie Belle is about Dido Elisabeth Belle's life. Great movie!!! And of course love this painting!! :)