FRAMED WATERCOLOR PAINTING ON SILK

E.E. Murray

c.1895

$395.00

 

Painting of three feathered fishing flies.

In an octagonal frame
Size 10-1/4 inches x 10-1/4 inches

Signed "E.E. Murray"

Elizabeth Emily Murray 1847-1920

She was born in the Isle of Man and spent most of her working life in England. She made a specialty of painting feathers.

 

in the Academy of 1892 Miss E.E. Murray was recommended for her paintings of bird's wings.

The Journal of the Society of Arts in 1894 referred to her as a designer of china tea services

The British Museum has 44 examples of her work

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