Vanessa

WAG 272
A half-length portrait of a woman standing, facing left looking down. She is dressed in a brocade gown which is patterned with colourful flowers. Around her neck she wears a string of black beads. In her left hand she holds a letter and in her right hand she holds a quill. She is standing in front of a table on which there is a writing set. In the background there is a wooden upright cabinet.