Margaret Gillies, R.W.S. (1803-1887)
Margaret Gillies, R.W.S. (1803-1887)

Sorrow and Consolation: 'Ill tidings from the field of battle'

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Margaret Gillies, R.W.S. (1803-1887)
Sorrow and Consolation: 'Ill tidings from the field of battle'
signed, inscribed and dated 'Sorrow and Consolation/"Ill tidings from the field of battle"/by/Margaret Gillies R.W.S./1852.' (on artist's label attached to the reverse)
pencil, watercolour and bodycolour with gum arabic
24 x 15 in. (61 x 38.1 cm.)
Provenance
Thomas Lucas Esq.
Literature
Art Journal, London, 1866, p. 173.
Exhibited
London, Old Watercolour Society, 1866, no. 39.
London, Grosvenor Gallery, 1878-1879, no. 880.

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