Andrew Law (1873-1967)
|Artist Name||Andrew Law (1873-1967)|
|Title||Portrait of Mrs. French|
|Description||An original Scottish portrait oil painting by Andrew Law which is signed bottom left and dates to circa 1920. This is a large stunning portrait of a Scottish lady, Mrs. French. A lovely example of his work from the early 20th century. It is a good size with good provenance.
Signed bottom left.
|Provenance||Scottish collection. James McClure Gallery, Glasgow.|
|Medium||Oil on Canvas|
|Size||35 x 28 inches|
|Frame||Housed in a fine period Walton gilt gallery frame which compliments the picture. 45 inches by 38 inches. In good gallery condition and ready to hang.|
|Condition||In good condition.|
|Biography||Andrew Law (1873-1967) was a well known painter of portraits, birds, still lives and street scenes, especially of Glasgow. He was born at Kilmaurs in Ayrshire and educated in Kilmarnock. He studied at the Glasgow School of Art 1890-96 and in Paris at the Academie Delecluse 1896-97. Andrew Law exhibited at the Royal Scottish Academy extensively from 1907 to 1954, and also at the Glasgow Institute and the Paris Salon. He was a member of Glasgow Art Club and was on the staff of Glasgow School of Art for twenty years. His works are held by Glasgow Museums and in the Atkinson Art Gallery in Southport.|