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  • Design Credit: Samantha Todhunter Design Ltd., Photo Credit: Oliver Clarke. Dimensions: H 34 in. x W 30 in.
  • Design Credit: Lucy Harris Studio, Photo Credit: Francesco Bertocci. Dimensions: H 34 in. x W 30 in.
  • Design Credit: Timothy Godbold, Photo Credit: Karl Simone. Dimensions: H 34 in. x W 30 in.
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Helen Margaret MacKenzie
Portrait of a Nurse - Scottish art 1918 oil painting female artist NHS

Circa 1918

$7,338.04

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This charming portrait oil painting is by famous exhibited Scottish female artist Helen MacKenzie. This realist portrait is of Dorothy Hewins, a nurse, circa 1918. She is poised with pen and notebook in hand, wearing her green uniform and nurses badge. She has a lovely composed compassionate face which Mackenzie has caught perfectly. We don't know the relationship between artist and sitter but MacKenzie has portrayed her with great sympathy. Signed lower left. Provenance. Family estate. Condition. Oil on canvas, image size 24 inches by 20 inches and in good condition. Housed in an ornate gilt frame, 34 inches by 30 inches framed and in good condition. Helen Margaret MacKenzie (1888-1966) was a painter and etcher who exhibited between 1905-1939. Born in Elgin, Scotland, she studied at the Royal College of Art. She was ROI in 1923, ASWA 1918, SWA 1923. She lived in London. She exhibited at The Glasgow Institute 7, Cooling Galleries 1, Liverpool 1, Manchester 2, Royal Academy 22, Royal Institute of Painters in Oil 46, Society of Women Artists 38.

Details

  • Creator
    Helen Margaret MacKenzie (1888 - 1966, Scottish)
  • Creation Year
    Circa 1918
  • Dimensions
    Height: 34 in (86.36 cm)Width: 30 in (76.2 cm)Depth: 2 in (5.08 cm)
  • Medium
  • Movement & Style
  • Period
  • Condition
  • Gallery Location
    London, GB
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU853110501762

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