26 June 2007
THE PROPERTY OF THE ISABEL GOLDSMITH-PATIÑO FAMILY
Jules Nel-Dumouchel (French, 19th century)
An elegant lady in a Japanese Interior
signed and dated 'J.Nel.D 88' (lower right)
oil on canvas
22 1/8 x 38¼ in. (56.2 x 97.2 cm.)
Painted in 1888.
with Whitford and Hughes Gallery, London.
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