Description: Portrait of Polish artist Anna Bilinska (1854-1893), daughter of a doctor, and studied as a pianist in Warsaw. The sitter and artist probably met in Paris in 1884, the year her father died, where Bilinska was studying art. She is depicted in deep mourning for her father.
Painted by Emmeline Deane (1858-1944), oil on canvas. Born in Bath as one of 13 children, her mother was from an artistic family, the Fourdriniers.