Sunday, 11 November 2007
The Lady with the Rose
Lady with the Rose (Charlotte Louise Burckhardt), 1882 John Singer Sargent (American, 1856–1925) Oil on canvas; 84 x 44 3/4 in. (213.4 x 113.7 cm) Bequest of Valerie B. Hadden, 1932 (32.154). The white rose stood for the Stuart associations and societies, very fashionable among the aristocracy in the 1880's.