Alys Woodman (Exh. 1921-24)

Artist Name Alys Woodman (Exh. 1921-24)
Title Portrait of a Lady with Auburn Hair
Description This lovely British portrait oil painting is by Malvern female artist Alys Woodman. Painted in the 1920's the painting is a seated half portrait of a woman with Rossetti-esque auburn hair, with clear influences of the Pre-Raphaelites.  The detail in the sitter's face is superb. Woodman would have seen Rossetti and Lord Leighton paintings hanging in Birmingham Art Gallery. A lovely 20's portrait by an exhibited female artist.
Signed lower right.
 
Provenance Herefordshire artist family estate.
Medium Oil on Canvas
Size 20 x 24 inches
Frame Housed in a complementary frame, 31 inches by 27 inches and in good condition.
Condition Good condition.
Biography Alys Woodman (exhibited 1921-24) was a Birmingham artist who moved to the Malverns, Worcestershire. She was associated with the Malvern School of Art. She exhibited 4 paintings at the Royal Society of Artists, Birmingham.
Price SOLD