Philippe Mercier (1689-1760)
Portrait of a Lady, half-length, in a blue dress with a lilac headscarf, in a landscape - unfinished
signed 'Phil.Mercier fecit.' (lower left)
oil on canvas
30 x 24 7/8in. (76.2 x 63.2cm)
Comte de la Béraudière; sale, Paris, 18-30 May 1885, lot 52 (according to a label on the reverse).