Full-length portrait of a girl in a seated, stretched posture, her right arm resting on a stone bench, on it a white rabbit. Her left hand rests on her bent legs. The girl wears a white dress with gathered top and short pluster sleeves. Her thick dark hair is partly pinned up and partly falls down over her shoulders. On the head she wears a white hair braid. Background of the picture: park landscape with some indicated trees.
This work, documented as a portrait of a girl, presumably represents the daughter of Crown Prince Archduke Ferdinand: Sophie von Hohenberg, married Countess von Nostitz-Rieneck, 24.7.1901 Konopischt/Konopiště (CZ) to 27.10.1990 Tannhausen (Ö); the first orphan of the First World War.
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Photo portrait of Sophie von Hohenberg, undated, Studio Kosel Vienna, Archive: US Library of Congress, Bain Collection ggbain 15554 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ggbain.15554
Comparison of available portraits of Sophie von Hohenberg from period ca.1910-1914 (age: 9-13 years).
APH, catalog raisonné JQA 1995, p. 243, cat.#210 fig.#143, there not identified but labeled girl portrait with hare and dated ca. 1904/05.