Cathleen Mann (1896-1959)
|Artist Name||Cathleen Mann (1896-1959)|
|Description||An original oil on canvas by noted Modern British listed artist Cathleen Mann. This Post Impressionist painting depicts Green Park London. Painted in the fluid impressionist impasto style during the war in 1943, this oil on canvas gives no hint in its tranquility of the political and war environment. Kelvingrove Glasgow Art Galleries hold a similar work which was painted from the same view but about 10 yards to the left.
Signed right and dated 1943.
|Medium||Oil on Canvas|
|Size||24 x 20 inches|
|Frame||Housed in a gallery frame 30 inches by 26 inches. Gallery condition|
|Biography||Cathleen Mann (1896-1959) was the daughter of the renowned painters Harrington Mann and Florence Sabine Mann; the Tate Gallery holds a family group by Harrington which includes Cathleen and Sabine. Cathleen studied at the Slade School of Fine Art in London and later in Paris. She went on to exhibit her work at the Royal Academy, Goupil, Lefevre and Leicester Galleries, London, New English Art Club, The Pastel Society, and many other institutions. Her work is held in many public collections in France, America and Britain, where examples are held by the Victoria and Albert Museum.|