This is an original antique 19-century large oil painting on canvas painting depicting a portrait of a Lady in a long black dress, standing near a bright red curtain.

The painting overall is in good condition, has some craquelures due to age, no holes. No visible signature on the front. has notes on the backside of canvas: By C.Foster 494 Pine Str Providence, RI. Christmas 1879. Looks like this painting was a Christmas gift, which means it was painted even before 1879.

Presented in a period wood frame. The frame has some scuffs and scratches due to age.

Please look at the photos to see the details. (Photos are part of the description, were taken outside with no filters). 

Insured shipping.

Framed measuring 34.5"x 26.5", painting measures 30" x 22".


Please note that the physical colors of the item may vary from the pictures in the listing, given the quality of the camera, the lighting, and the background used


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Antique 19 century Large Oil Painting on canvas, Female portrait, Dated 1879