Allegorical painting depicting a woman and two cherubs. painting is rendered on a canvas in oils, artist is american listed artist louise cox who exhibited at the paris salon in the 19th century. painting is articulately detailed. the delicate facial features of the muse and her cherubs establishes the talent of the artist. colours are magnificent and composed of a bright palette.
mounted in a period wood gesso frame. painting is in very good condition showing some craquleur. frame is in very good condition with age patina and some tiny nips here and there in the gesso. measures painting 22" by 16" wide.overall frame size 28" by 22" wide.
louise h. k. cox,
(1865 california- 1945 new york)
member of paris salon 1900,
pan american expo, st louis expo,