Katharine D. M. Bywater (United Kingdom, active 1879-1896) oil on canvas painting depicting a young girl in a white dress and bonnet with a pink necklace and pink sash, holding a doll to her body, against a dark, wooded background. Signed Katharine D.M. Bywater in lower left corner. Partially remaining label en verso reads, "South St., Farnha" (believed to be Farnham, UK). Housed in a molded gilt wood frame. Sight – 36" H x 24" W. Framed – 43" H x 31" W. Note: Katharine (or Katherine) D. M. Bywater was a female British artist who was active during the late 19th century. One of her most famous paintings, The Girl at the Spinning Wheel, was exhibited at The Royal Academy of Arts, Burlington House on Piccadilly in London. Alternate spelling: Katherine D. M. Bywater. CONDITION: Overall very good condition with light craquelure.
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