Margaret O. Hole (1919-2012) - 20th Century Oil, Plant
DescriptionAn interesting and expressive oil painting by the artist Margaret O. Hole, depicting an orange and purple plant. With an artist's label to the reverse. Well-presented in a wooden frame. Inscribed on the reverse.On board.
Overall in good condition, with some light surface scratching. Some very light wear to the frame.
34.8 x 24.3cm (13.7" x 9.6")Framed Size: 44.4 x 34.1cm (17.5" x 13.4")
Sulis Fine Art is delighted to present a collection of works by the British artist Margaret O. Hole (1919-2012).
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Margaret O. Hole was born in 1919. As a student after the war at the Central School of Art & Design, she had a studied textile design but changed to painting upon realizing her true passion. For some years Hole worked as a portrait painter, exhibiting at the Royal Academy, Royal Society of Portrait Painters, the Paris Salon and various other galleries.
Hole's main inspiration from childhood was in botany and astronomy. As her career progressed the bulk of her paintings became more abstracted. She focused her practice on variations of natural forms such as plants, fungi and shells.
Hole studies and became one of the early practitioners of Art Therapy, working in mental hospitals and prisons. A number of her paintings were acquired recently by the Bethlem Museum of the Mind.
|Artist||Margaret O. Hole (1919-2012)|
|Dimensions||34.8 x 24.3cm|
|Subject||Floral & Botanical|
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