Liss Llewellyn Fine Art - 20th Century British Art

English School

Profile of a young girl, circa 1920
Unframed (ref: 8514)
Signed with monogram AB on the  reverse
Parrot/ Cannel Coal
5 x 3 1/2 in. (12.7 x 9.2 cm


The most famous practitioner of Parrot or Cannel Coal was Thomas Williamson, who worked on the Wemyss Castle estate and was noticed by Prince Albert and Victoria on their yearly progression to Balmoral, as a result of which he was invited to exhibit at the Great Exhibition.