Alice Mary Burton (1893-1968)
|Artist Name||Alice Mary Burton (1893-1968)|
|Title||Portrait of Major General Sir Frederick Bainbridge Landon|
|Description||This wonderful military portrait oil painting is by noted British artist Alice Mary Burton. It depicts a portrait of Sir Frederick William Bainbridge Landon (1860-1937), Major-General and was painted in 1933. This is a fine painting by a British listed female artist whose works have recently sold to the House of Lords. A fine example of an early 20th century portrait painting.
Signed and dated left.
|Provenance||Midlands estate. Family estate.|
|Medium||Oil on Canvas|
|Size||24 x 20 inches|
|Frame||Original gallery frame 31 inches by 27 inches and in good 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).
Cooling Galleries 8
Royal Academy 8
Royal Institute 12
Royal Society of British Artists 52