Lot 3: Jessie Madeleine Birt-Ulph (British, 1865-1927) Cliffs and Coastal Town 13.5 x 23.5 cm A Footbridge on the Ouse 15.5 x 21 cm Cottage...
November 17, 2012
St. Ives, United KingdomLive Auction
Jessie Madeleine Birt Ulph (British, 1865-1927)
Cliffs and Coastal Town 13.5 x 23.5 cm
A Footbridge on the Ouse 15.5 x 21 cm
Cottage Garden 25 x 35 cm
A Garden View 24 x 17 cm
Houghton Mill 17.5 x 22.5 cm
The Ruined Mill 25 x 35.5 cm
Path amongst Daffodils, Hemingford Abbots, oil on board, 16 x 21cm
watercolour, various sizes (7)
Exhibited: Royal Academy 1917 'In Blackhurst Garden'
Royal Academy 1918 'The Ouse at Houghton'
Other Notes: Jessie Madeleine Birt-Ulph was the daughter of John Johnston of St Ives. She married Arnold Birt-Ulph in 1904 in the Free Church, St Ives. She lived at Bergholt, St Ives (Cromwell Terrace), and was painting from 1910 until her death in 1927. Mrs Birt-Ulph was the leader of the enthuisiastic group of Huntingdon artists, the St Ives 'Daub' Club.