Lovely pre 18th Century romantic French oil on canvas.

This painting depicts a young gentleman reciting poetry to the noble young woman he courts. 

She wears a veil and a beautifully embroidered gown with an ermine-trimmed coat. 

They are shown on the terrace of a chateau overlooking a classical garden. 

This work has been restored and relined over the years. It originally comes from the Carmelite Abbey in Albi, France. 

Circa: Pre 18th Century

Origin: France

Condition: In good antique condition, commensurate with age, see photos.

Dimensions: 84cm h x 54cm w x 2cm d

Ref: 4046