Heloise D'Argenteuil Forlorn
Edward H. Corbould
Watercolour with gum Arabic
19 x 15 inches
Signed to the back with inscription
The painting depicts the heroine of one of the most famous of all romantic stories — the Heloise of Heloise and Abelard.
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Courtesy of Ivo de Galan, who retains copyright. Readers might wish to visit his gallery's site.