Sunday, January 10, 2010

Rose Maynard Barton

watercolour and pencil. 17 x 12cm.

This beautifull watercolor will be sold in Somerset, U.K. next week.

The Irish townscape artist Rose Barton was born in County Tipperary in 1856. She studied under the French artists Henri Gerex and Paul jacob Naftels. In 1884 she exhibited at the Royal Academy in London.
Rose Barton had the natural skill for reproducing the foggy atmosphere of London. She was a member of the Royal Society of Painters in Watercolours.

Photograph : Lawrences



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