• Victorian and British Impressi auction at Christies

    Sale 5615

    Victorian and British Impressionist Pictures

    17 March 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 40

    Jane Maria Bowkett (1837-1891)

    A garden party

    Price Realised  


    Jane Maria Bowkett (1837-1891)
    A garden party
    signed 'J M Bowkett' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    24¼ x 36 in. (61.7 x 91.4 cm.)

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    Jane Maria Bowkett exhibited at the Royal Academy, the Suffolk Street Gallery and the British Institution between the years 1860 and 1885. She was married to the still life and landscape painter Charles Stuart. Her work drew on the later phases of the Pre-Raphaelites as well as the works of Shakespeare. She is best known for her paintings of figures and domestic subjects.

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    with Christopher Wood Gallery, London.