Woman with a Picnic Basket

Oil on panel | 25.8 x 19.1in | c. 1890

Raimundo de Madrazo y Garreta

A young woman sits on a park bench with a picnic basket at her feet, shielding her eyes from the sun with a somewhat flirtatious gesture. Picnic scenes became increasingly popular in late nineteenth-century Paris, as parks became part of modern urban...
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