BEATRICE HUNTINGTON (1889 - 1988) Elderly Woman with Spanish Look

BEATRICE HUNTINGTON (1889 - 1988) Elderly Woman with Spanish Look

£500

BEATRICE HUNTINGTON (1889 - 1988)
Elderly Woman with Spanish Look

Oil on canvas · 45.5 x 38 cm
Signed lower left, 'B.M.L. Huntington'
Framed

Verso labelled: Doig, Wilson and Wheatley, George Street, Edinburgh '16. Elderly Woman with a Spanish Look' (The Scottish Gallery 1990)

Exhibited: The Scottish Gallery, 1990, cat. no.16

The sitter is clearly Beatrice's life-long friend, Violet Dreschfeld, also the subject of La Gitana (cat.34). A comparison of this with her earlier portrait of Violet shows Beatrice's depiction of old age to be uncompromising.

Dimensions:

Height 45.5 cm / 18"
Width 38 cm / 15 "