François Boucher (PARIS 1703 - 1770)
A YOUNG WOMAN, SEEN IN PROFILE, WALKING IN A PARK,
TRADITIONALLY IDENTIFIED AS MADAME DE POMPADOUR
signed and dated in chalk, lower left: f. Boucher / 1752
black chalk with stumping and red chalk, heightened with white chalk,
with touches of pastel; 20 1/2 by 15 3/4 in.; 52.3 by 39.8 cm.