The Empress Eugénie (Eugénie de Montijo, 1826–1920, Condesa de Teba) Franz Xaver Winterhalter, 1854 / The present work is, in contrast, relatively intimate in scale and effect. It shows the empress in a Second Empire adaptation of an eighteenth-century gown.
George Romney (British, 1734–1802). Lady Elizabeth Hamilton (1753–1797), Countess of Derby, 1776–78. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. The Jules Bache Collection, 1949 (49.7.57) #hands #Connections