Herbert A. Olivier
Mrs Edwin Bale 1900

Artwork details

Herbert A. Olivier 1861–1952
Mrs Edwin Bale
Date 1900
Medium Oil paint on canvas
Dimensions Support: 508 x 610 mm
Acquisition Presented by the executors of Mrs Viva Jeyes, the sitter's daughter 1937
Not on display

Catalogue entry

N04883 MRS EDWIN BALE 1900

Inscr. ‘To Viva on her marriage from H.A.O. 1900’ across top.
Canvas, 20×24 (51×61).
Presented by the Executors of Mrs Viva Jeyes, the sitter's daughter, 1937.
Exh: R.A., 1901 (485).

The sitter, an American, married as her second husband the genre and landscape painter Edwin Bale. Mrs Viva Jeyes, a daughter of her first marriage, was also painted by Olivier (R.A., 1902 (478)).

Published in:
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, II

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