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"Lamplight" 1901

96.0 x 82.9 s. b. r. "B. MacNicol 1901" CRE MacNICOL, Bessie; (Scottish; 1869-1904) LABEL In her own time, MacNicol was acknowledged at home and abroad as an important new member of the Glasgow Boys. Lamplight is one of a group of female studies painted in the early 1900s. This boldly-painted, arresting composition captures the effects of strong artificial light. The artist's early death in childb…