Ferenc Liszt,aged 23
Oil painting from Jean-Gabriel Scheffer(Geneva,1835)
The Countess Agénor de Gasparin supplied the following description:“He was so pale, that it grieved me. He consumes himself and he feels everything too deeply. What a pity!” And the Countess Dash observed him “coming down the stairs and looking like a ghost”.
Nickolas Muray, 1931