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GLAHA 52928: 'Spring': photograph of a watercolour in a frame of beaten lead 1897 - click to view larger image

GLAHA 52928
"Spring": photograph of a watercolour in a frame of beaten lead 1897
(photograph)

DES MACDONALD, Frances; (English; 1873-1921)


Materials:
photograph adhered to the card
Dimensions:
18.5 x 9.5 (photo) 30.5 x 25.4 (incl. card)
Frame:
Marks:
inscr. in black ink on verso b.r. "Margaret + Frances Macdonald / 128 Hope St / Glasgow - Scotland -"; inscr. in black ink on verso t.l. "'Spring' - Panel with beaten lead frame / by Frances Macdonald - "; s.d. b.l. (original watercolour) "FRANCES. E. / MACDONALD 1897."
References:
Notes:
This is one of four 'Seasons' paintings that Margaret and Frances Macdonald collaborated on in the mid 1890s. Each of the works also had a beaten lead frame that emphasised the characteristics of the particular season The originals are Coll. Glasgow Museums.
Keywords:
PHOTOGRAPH : ARCHIVAL : WATERCOLOUR : SPRING : FEMALE FIGURE : CRM ONLINE :

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