Alice Mary Burton (1893-1968)
|Artist Name||Alice Mary Burton (1893-1968)|
|Title||An Arrangement of Roses|
|Description||An original, circa 1940, oil on canvas by Alice Mary Burton. It depicts a still life floral arrangement in a jug. A beautiful interwar floral still life. In excellent condition and framed in a gallery frame. This is a fine painting by a British listed artist whose works have recently sold to the House of Lords.
|Provenance||Midlands estate. Family estate.|
|Medium||Oil on Canvas|
|Size||20 x 16 inches|
|Frame||Original gallery frame 25 inches by 21 inches. Excellent condition.|
|Biography||Alice Mary Burton (1893-1968) was born on September 21st 1893 in Nogent-sur-Oise in France. She studied art at the Byam Shaw and Vicat Cole School of Art and at the Regent Street Polytechnic School (Bronze and Silver Medals). She was a portrait and figure painter, although she did produce a few landscapes. She was elected a full Member of the Royal Society of British Artists in 1932. She lived in North Wales (1913), Royal Tunbridge Wells and London (1921).
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