Artist Nellie Joshua: Heatherleys Art School, circa 1902

Artist Nellie Joshua: Heatherleys Art School, circa 1902

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Nellie Joshua:
Heatherley's Art School, circa 1902

Framed (ref: 4779)

Oil on canvas, 24 x 18 in. (61 x 45.7 cm.)

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Heatherley's Art School, in London, (which still exists) was one of the most popular private art schools of the mid-nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.  Art training was available to women here.

The Slade opened its doors to women in 1871.

Provenance: Private collection
Exhibitited: The Edwardian Era, Barbican Art Gallery, (November 87-February 88), no 56.
Literature: The Edwardian Era, Barbican Art Gallery, (November 87-February 88), p 40.


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