Tuesday, April 20, 2010

Nelly Erichsen



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signed l.l.: NELLY ERICHSEN

oil on canvas
48 by 72in
Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium: 23,750 GBP
Probably, Royal Academy, 1892

http://www.artnet.com/artist/593306/nelly-erichsen.html

http://www.art.co.uk/products/p11720322-sa-i1345820/posters.htm

8 comments:

  1. I can't find her biography though her pictures are very accomplished.

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  2. I've some of her work. She was an early woman student at the RA schools and earned her living from art, although mostly as an illustrator. Kind regards Peter Harkness

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  3. We have a print of Hartington in Derbyshire, signed by Nelly Erichsen, but not dated. Do you know where I might find the original or what date it is. I am told it might come from a travel book.

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  4. Sorry, as I said I couldn't trace her. But see comment above.

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  5. Nelly did the illustrations for a book called Highways and Byways in Derbyshire,published c 1905 so I expect your print came from that?

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  6. Thank you Sarah, I found it in an old auction catalogue and just loved it. Thanks for the extra information.

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    1. If you are still interested...i published her biography last year! Www.encantapublishing.com

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