Contemporary painter Michael Alford creates a beguiling impression of a young woman in an interior environment. She is captured lounging on a sofa, within an environment featuring a Turkish bowl. This piece is employed with the artist’s unique, signiture mark-making techniques that gracefully describe the woman’s form. Gestures involved in the piece imbue the image with a fervous expression, animating the scene with rich colours. This figurative study portrays an original perspective, implying a fresh outlook on a classical impressionist subject. The fascinating image captures a romantic atmosphere, honing in on the attractive aura of youth. This figure study is painted in oils on panel, hand signed by the artist and ready to be displayed.