An antique, half-length portrait of a lady in an Empire style dress with a Roman ornament in her hair. The painting is executed on ivorine (celluloid) has a sketch on the reverse. It is housed in a fine quality, heavy bronze oval easel frame with a ribbon finial, marked: France. It could be placed on table surface, with the easel frame or hung on a wall.
Signed (middle left): Halli.
Width 3.25 Height 4.5 in.