London, South Kensington
7 July 2000
Nikolai Nikolaevich Ge (1831-1894)
Portrait of a Woman in a black Veil
dated, inscribed and signed '1859 Rome N.Ge' (lower centre right)
oil on canvas
217/8 x 18¾in. (55.5 x 47.5cm.)
Acquired by the present owner from a descendant of the artist
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This portrait was apparently shown at an exhibition devoted to the artist in Milan in 1911.
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