Artist Winifred Knights: Mabel Knights seated in a hayfield

Artist Winifred Knights (1899-1947): Mabel Knights seated in a hayfield

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 Private collection

Winifred Knights (1899-1947):
Mabel Knights seated in a hayfield
Unmounted (ref: 6989)
16.5x19cm
oil on panel


6.5 x 7.5 in. (16.5 x 19 cm)

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Provenance: Private Collection

Knights submitted this small oil painting of her mother, Mabel, for the first round of the Rome Scholarship Competition. The haystack was a motif that would appear frequently in Knights' work; a collaboration between nature and mankind in a temporal cycle, it was a powerful symbol of regeneration and harmony.