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GLAHA 41285: 'Woman Standing Behind the Sun' c.1912-15 - click to view larger image

GLAHA 41285
"Woman Standing Behind the Sun" c.1912-15
(watercolour)

CRE MACNAIR, Frances Macdonald; (English; 1873-1921)


Materials:
pencil and watercolour on paper
Dimensions:
35.2 x 30.3
Frame:
IU
Marks:
s. b.l. "FRANCES MACNAIR"
References:
Notes:
This watercolour is one of a series of powerful late works by Frances Macdonald McNair. The narrative is not clear. The scenes may depict the oppositions of death and mourning, and new life and rejoicing; or the cycle of a woman's life from youth, to marriage and finally widowhood.
Keywords:
WATERCOLOUR : STYLISED FEMALE FIGURES : CRM ONLINE :

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