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GLAHA 52915: Photograph of a watercolour 1901 - click to view larger image

GLAHA 52915
Photograph of a watercolour 1901
(photograph)

CRE MACKINTOSH, Margaret Macdonald; (English; 1864-1933)


Materials:
photograph adhered to white and brown paper
Dimensions:
10.1 x 5.9 (photo) 14.8 x 11.0 (brown paper)
Frame:
Marks:
s.d. in plate "MARGARET / MACDONALD / MACKINTOSH 1901"
References:
Notes:
The couple in this watercolour are painted against the backdrop of the Castle on Holy Island. The island, located off the north-eastern English coast, can only be reached at low tide, via an otherwise submerged causway. Holy Island was a favourite destination of the Mackintoshes in the early 1900s and this image may be Margaret's depiction of them.
Keywords:
PHOTOGRAPH : ARCHIVAL : WATERCOLOUR : FEMALE FIGURE : CRM ONLINE :

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