Watercolour 19 x 23 inches
First exhibited: : Dublin Ireland Royal Hibernian Academy 1905 as Portrait
Painted in the Castle Room lodgings, Nottingham.
Literature: “With my hair done up in a new French style that Harold fancied, I posed for a portrait of head and shoulders. This was bought
for a small sum by Oliver Sheppard and Rosie, and went with them to Ireland”. MOAL p. 101
Provenance: Laura’s good friend Rosie Good, who married Oliver Shepherd the modelling master at The Nottingham School of Art 1894 – 1907 and later modelling master at the Dublin Academy
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