A large 19th century painting on original untouched canvas, with original stretcher and frame of an elegant, pensive lady inclining against a vibrant green chair. Signed upper right hand corner A. Vivante and titled 'Interior with young woman in white blouse'
Stamped Leon Besnard, who were the suppliers and transporters of paintings from 1902-1912. Handwritten to the back on the canvas is the address 5B Av Kleber XVI which is an avenue in the 16th arrondissement of Paris.
There is a small hole and scratching to the canvas and some cracking to the paint, otherwise in great antique condition.
L. Besnard, French 19th Century Painting of a Pensive Woman, Original Frame