Allegory of Youth and Old Age


An old master style 18th Century allegorical painting representing youth and old age, and/or beauty and ugliness, showing a beautiful young woman leaning on her right elbow listening to an old woman who is demonstratively talking to her; the canvas mounted on a cradled panel and mounted in a later gilt/composition frame.

Dimensions: 48″ ( 121 cm ) W x 37″ ( 94 cm ) H