Olga's Gallery

Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres

Portrait of Madame Gonse.

1845-1852. Oil on canvas. Musée Ingres, Mountauban, France. Read Note.

Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres. Portrait of Madame Gonse.

Madame Gonse, née Caroline Maille (1815-1901) was acquainted with Ingres since 1835, when she was his pupil in Rome. In 1835 she married J.-H. Gonse, councilor of the Rouen court