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"Woman Standing Behind the Sun" c.1912-15
CRE MACNAIR, Frances Macdonald; (English; 1873-1921)
pencil and watercolour on paper
35.2 x 30.3
s. b.l. "FRANCES MACNAIR"
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.
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