|Portrait from The National Gallery|
Many have conjectured as to who the artist was and if the sketch and the painting are the work of two different hands. Once attributed to Jacques-Louis David, this was later proven to be untrue. While it is believed that this is an Italian work, some say it’s too French in style to be Italian. Others say the opposite. And, so she remains, unknown, uncategorized. But, from the look on her face, you can tell she really doesn’t care.