Item NMC/0771 - Female portrait

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Female portrait


  • c1930s-1940s (Creation)

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Study of female leaning against white couch; bare shoulders.

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Margaret Oliver Brown (nee MacDonald), born 20th September 1912, was a Glasgow based fashion illustrator, active c1920s-1960s, and a commercial artist for local Glasgow newspapers. She attended classes at The Glasgow School of Art, on and off, from 1927-1941.

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Una Ozga, 29.11.2004.

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oil on board

Dimensions: 454 x 354 mm

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