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The Dick Institute Collection

Iris and Other Flowers

Period:
20th Century
Description:

Katharine Cameron trained at the Glasgow School of Art and has been classed as one of the 'Glasgow Girls'. Along with other artists of this period, she absorbed the influence of Japanese art. Her work consists primarily of watercolours and etchings. She produced illustrations for books and is considered to be one of the most gifted painters of flower subjects of her period.

 

Cameron came from a family with artistic leanings and was the sister of the eminent painter and print maker, Sir David Young Cameron.

Materials/Media:
watercolour on card
Dimensions:
335 x 260mm
Source:
The Dick Institute
Accession number:
FA/A34
Digital Number:
RI_DI_0053988
Copyright:
The Artist