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Portrait of a young Venetian girl

Artist

Eugene de Blaas

Year

1843 Albano -1931 Venice

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Price

22000

Price

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Size

21

x

28

cm

Frame Size

36

x

43

cm

Work

Oil on panel
Signed and dated on the right: “Eugen von blaas, 1885,”


The Italian-born painter was the son of the well-known Austrian painter Carl von Blaas (1815-1894), from whom he also received his first lessons. Like his father, he later held a professorship at the academy in Venice. De Blaas is mostly known for his genre paintings.

In this picture we can see a portrait of a young girl in front of a light gray background. The girl is wearing a simple robe with a white blouse and a yellow and gold neckerchief over it. She has long brown hair, which is knotted at the nape of her neck in a delicate bun. She’s looking carefully upwards in a shy manner, giving the painting a sensitive tone. The almost monochrome, neige-brown colours are typical for the works of de Blaas.

Provenance according to the old labels on the back: Giuseppi Biasutti, Venice & Kunstsalon Abels, Cologne.

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