Oval Portrait Oil Painting, Possibly of Ulrika Eleonora Cronhielm
Follower of Olof Arenius (Swedish, 1701 – 1766)
Untitled (portrait of woman with lap dog), mid to late 18th century
Oil painting on canvas
An oval portrait oil painting on canvas dating to the 18th century. The sitter possibly depicts Ulrika Eleonora Cronhielm (1702‑1742), the daughter of the Riksrådet Count Gustaf Cronhielm af Flosta and Countess Maria Wallenstedt.
- scattered inpainting throughout; waving to canvas to upper right; craquelure, with areas of lift, across painting surface; stretcher marks; cracks, nicks and finish wear to frame; painting not examined out of frame.
- measures frame; visible image measures 25.5" W x 30.5" H.