Herbert Gustave Schmalz oil on canvas, 1888
A painting of Queen Zenobia, an antique queen. She is looking at the burning city of Palmyra from a Greek temple. The city appears to be destroyed. The queen is tall, with dark breaded hair, a lot of golden jewels, a white antique dress and a green cape. She looks manly. The painting dates from 1888 and it's oil on canvas. It was painted by Herbert Gustave Schmalz.