Paintings of beautiful Parisian models was a popular thing to bring home from Paris and also a good source of income for the artist.
The striped silk cloth was property of Edelfelt's studio and can be seen in a few of his paintings.
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Albert Edelfelt - Laughing model with a cloth, 1880
Skrattande modell med en duk.
Oil on canvas, 46,5 x 38 cm
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