Francis Mabel Hollams artwork • painting • previously for sale A French Bulldog
Francis Mabel Hollams
Kent (Groot-Britt.) werkzaam 1879-1912
A French Bulldog
oil on panel 24.3 x 16.2 cm, signed l.l. with initials
This painting was previously for sale.
English painter, popular for her portraits of horses and dogs. In Victorian England, it became fashionable among the nobility and the wealthy to have a favorite pet painted. Francis Mabel Hollams often depicted the animals frontally, in oil on board, with a plain background in which the wood grain of the board was clearly visible.