Miss (Louise Augustine) Augusta Cougnard (British, 1865-1919)
Miss Cecily Winifred Spencer Stanhope (b. circa 1871-1904), wearing white dress with full-length sleeves and ribbon ties to her bodice and left shoulder, a pink shawl draped about her shoulders, her blonde hair upswept and dressed with a diamond clasp.
Signed on the obverse and dated A. Cougnard. 1889, gilt-metal frame.
Rectangular, 91mm (3 9/16in) high
Literature: C. Arturi and F.R. Phillips, Dictionary of Miniature Painters 1870-1970, 2012, ill.p.187.