Vintage Impressionist original charcoal portrait of the head of a young woman.
Mariette Lydis (1887–1970) was an Austrian-Argentinian painter best known for her book illustrations and paintings and for her lithographic depictions celebrating lesbian and bisexual relationships.
Signed Mariette Lydis Paris at lower right.
Art size: 8-3/4” Wide x 11-3/4” High
Frame size: 14-1/4” Wide x 17-1/4” High x 1-1/2" Deep
Professionally framed in burnished speckled gold with cream & pale blue double canvas. Non-glare glass.
Art and frame both in very good vintage condition.