C1910 Esther Margaret Killick Pencil and Chalk Portrait Picture. A beautiful early 20th century pencil and chalk portrait picture attributed to be of Esther Margaret Killick when she was 10 - 12 years old. The picture is well executed showing the head and shoulder portrait of a pretty young girl, with striking blue eyes.
The portrait has been set in an oval mount, framed in gilded wood and glazed. Condition is very good, with just a couple of small blemishes. The picture was bought with the attribution. Fortunately, there is a photograph of Esther Margaret Killick in the National Portrait Gallery, in London.
Despite their difference in age the two images bear a striking resemblance. She is known for her ground-breaking research into respiratory physiology, in particular the effects of Carbon monoxide poisoning in mines. Her work involved putting her own life in danger in experiencing monoxide poisoning.Size image: 28 x 35.5 cm (11 x 14 inches) Size frame: 44.5 x 51.5 x 1.8 cm (17 ½ x 20 ¼ x 11/16 inches) Weight: 1750 g. Have a look at our other items. If you have any questions we are more than happy to help. _gsrx_vers_1271 GS 8.3.4 (1271). The item "C1910 Esther Margaret Killick Pencil and Chalk Portrait Picture" is in sale since Thursday, January 28, 2021.
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