Susan and Annie met at Manchester school of art and became life-long friends, sometimes living, travelling and working together in both Britain and on the continent. The painting stayed in Susan’s possession until she gave it to Manchester Art Gallery in 1932.
- Medium: oil on canvas.
- Dimensions: 519 x 703 mm (0.36 m²).
- History: signed and dated 1880; in possession of the sitter until gifted to Manchester Art Gallery in 1932.
- Location: Manchester Art Gallery.