Zara, a Dancing Girl (1889). Frank Markham Skipworth (British, 1854-1929). Oil on canvas. Property from the collection of Rod Stewart, CBE.
Skipworth studied for two years at the Lincoln School of Art, for three years at the Royal Academy Schools (under Poynter) and finally in 1883-84 was a pupil of Adolphe William Bouguereau in Paris. He exhibited at the Royal Academy, London from 1883.