This entrancing painting by the French Academic painter Delphin Enjolras is a work of mesmerizing beauty. The artist specialized in paintings that payed homage to the female form, excelling in portraits and nudes depicting young women in airy, domestic scenes. The present work, entitled Reclining Female Nude, is imbued with the exquisite luminosity for which Enjolras is celebrated. The dramatic palette, luxurious fabrics and sensual vision utilized in this work are all hallmarks of this remarkable artist.
Signature: Signed D. Enjolras (lower right)