Young Girl Knitting (Jeune fille tricotant)

Accession Number
1983/2.250

Title
Young Girl Knitting (Jeune fille tricotant)

Artist(s)
Camille Pissarro

Object Creation Date
1876

Medium & Support
oil on canvas

Dimensions
22 1/16 in. x 18 1/8 in. ( 56 cm x 46.1 cm )

Subject matter
Candid-type portrait of a girl knitting, more realistic setting in impressionistic style.

Physical Description
A girl seen in profile sits, knitting something red. There is a table beyond her and a fireplace with a fan above on the wall on the right side.

Primary Object Classification
Painting

Collection Area
Western

Rights
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Keywords
Figures
candles
fans (costume accessories)
fireplaces
girl
knitting (process)
lamp
seated
table
tablecloths

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