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Little Girl in an Armchair: Portrait of Lise de Bellio, later Madame Campineanu
  • Édouard Manet
    1832-1883
    born: Paris, France ; died: Paris, France
  • Little Girl in an Armchair: Portrait of Lise de Bellio, later Madame Campineanu, 1878
  • oil on canvas transferred to hardboard
  • Canvas/Support Dimensions: 55.2 x 46.4 cm
    Canvas/Support Dimensions: 21 11/16 x 18 1/4 in
  • Gift of Charles Curry
  • On view: Gallery 406
  • 1958.0121
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Half-length portrait of a young girl. She is seated in a frontal position in a white chair; wearing a blue and white dress and blue necklace. She has blue eyes and blond hair with a blue bow. The background is dark purple and black with a window at top right. The brushwork is very loose.