Mariquita Jenny Moberly Animal Painting - 'An Interruption', An elegant lady with her Highland Terrier
See this artwork in context
View In Room
1 of 2 images

Mariquita Jenny Moberly
'An Interruption', An elegant lady with her Highland Terrier

1890

About

Mariquita Jenny Moberly RI (née Phillips, 1855–1937) was an English artist, working in oil and watercolour. She was born on 2 November 1855 to John Phillips and Jane Atkins Phillips in Deptford, Lewisham, London.Her name, mariquita, (literally, "Little Mary") means ladybird in Spanish. She studied in Germany and under Carolus-Duran in Paris. She exhibited at the Royal Academy and the New Watercolour Society. In March 2013, a number of her watercolour paintings, in private possession, of a variety of subjects, were shown in the BBC television programme Antiques Roadshow. These included a 1918 self-portrait and a picture of a dog that reputedly belonged to Ernest Shackleton, along with photographs of her paintings of dogs known to be his. Her works are in a number of public collections, including The Secret Path in the Russell-Cotes Art Gallery & Museum. She died in Mitcham, Surrey, on 1 November 1937, one day before her 82nd birthday

Details

  • Artist
    Mariquita Jenny Moberly (1855 - 1937, British)
  • Creation Year
    1890
  • Medium
  • Movement & Style
    Pre-Raphaelite
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Dimensions
    H 36 in. x W 28 in.H 91.44 cm x W 71.12 cm
  • Gallery Location
    Stafford, GB
  • Reference Number
    LU53532474171
Buyer Protection Guaranteed
Our Promise To You: If you're not happy with the way an item arrived, we'll work with you and the seller to reach an optimal resolution. Read more

Delivery, Returns & Payment

  • Delivery
    Rates vary by destination and complexity
    Shipping methods are determined by item size, type, fragility and specific characteristics.
    Shipping costs are calculated based on carrier rates, delivery distance and packing complexity.
  • Return Policy

    This item can be returned within 3 days of delivery.

    View details
  • Online Payment Methods
    1stdibs accepts the following payment methods
  • Item Invoice
    Generate an invoice that you can customize and print.

About the Seller

5 / 5
Vetted
1stdibs seller since 2016
Located in Stafford, GB
You may also contact the seller by phoneCall seller through 1stdibs
More From This Seller
Standing Male Nude Study
John Everett Millais
Mid-19th Century Pre-Raphaelite Nude Drawings and Watercolors
Pencil
A large and dramatic figure study by Millais the English painter and illustrator who was one of the founders of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood. Signed and indistinctly dated with th...
The Japanese Parasol
Anton Hirschig
Late 19th Century Post-Impressionist Nude Paintings
Oil
A rare and highly unusual painting by Van Gogh's artist companion Anton Hirschig showing close similarities to Van Gogh's divisionist technique which is not evident in any other pain...
In the Garden
Peder Mørk Mønsted
20th Century Impressionist Landscape Paintings
Oil
A superb and very beautiful, intimate painting by the renowned Danish painter Peder Monsted. Signed and dated lower right. Provenance: Christies, London March 1989 Peder Mønsted w...
Les Parisiennes - Six Caricatures
Alfred Grevin
1860s Victorian Figurative Drawings and Watercolors
Watercolor
A very rare and fascinating group of six original carictaure watercolours by the 19th century French artist Alfred Grevin. Each watercolour superbly depicting characters of the time....
You May Also Like
Rooster (after Hondecoeter)
Shelley Reed
2010s Contemporary Animal Paintings
Oil
Reed's primary focus has been the rich vein of Northern European art from the mid-17th through 18th centuries, a period of enlightenment and profound interest in science, nature, and...
Gull (after Bogdani)
Shelley Reed
2010s Contemporary Animal Paintings
Oil, Archival Paper
This piece features a Gull bird, styled after the artist Bogdani. It is an oil on paper piece that is monochromatic, or black and white. Reed's primary focus has been the rich vein...
Antelope (After Desportes)
Shelley Reed
2010s Contemporary Animal Paintings
Oil
Reed's primary focus has been the rich vein of Northern European art from the mid-17th through 18th centuries, a period of enlightenment and profound interest in science, nature, and...
Léon COMERRE - Portrait of a Lady with Kitten
Léon François Comerre
1880s Academic Portrait Paintings
Oil
Léon François COMERRE (1850-1916) Young Lady With Kitten Oil on canvas signed left Old frame re-gilded with leaves Dim canvas : 50 X 50 cm Dim frame : 61 X 61 cm COMERRE Léon Franço...
Painting 19th Century Portrait Woman and Dog in...
HOFLINGER Albert
Late 19th Century Academic Portrait Paintings
Oil
HOFLINGER Albert (1855-1936) « Portrait of a lady with barzoï » Oil on canvas signed low left French Nobility’s coats of arms up left Old frame gilded with gold leaves Dim canvas : 1...
A portrait of a huntsman resting with his dogs
Flemish School
17th Century Animal Paintings
Oil
Flemish School, circa 1670 A huntsman resting with his dogs in a wooded landscape Oil on canvas 129 x 93 cm 50 3/4 x 36 5/8 in
Sniper - War Hero - Scottish dog artist world w...
Samuel Fulton
Early 20th Century Realist Animal Paintings
Oil
A stunning original oil on canvas portrait of First World War dog "Sniper". A Staffordshire Bull Terrier with a touch of Dalmatian he was born in the trenches in 1916 and remained w...
Giving Me The Eye
Olive Farrell
2010s Contemporary Animal Paintings
Oil, Board
This is a portrait of a beloved Terrier who connects with viewers by giving them the inquisitive eye. The artist is able capture wonderful shades of blue and grey in the coat of the ...

More Ways to Browse

Why Shop on 1stdibs?

Learn More

Only Vetted, Professional Sellers

Buyer Protection Guaranteed

Fully Insured Global Deliveries