by James (Jean-Baptiste) Bertrand (1823-87). 1872. Oil on canvas, 86 x 180 cm. This was one of eight paintings in his series of "great tragic heroines of history and fiction."
Fin de Siècle: Symbolist, Vienna Secession, Salon & Academy 1900, Bell Epoque . London: Louis Whiotford Gallery/David Hughes, 1980. Catalogue number 3.
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