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Daisy Linda Ward (née Travers) (1883 - 1937)

Still Life with a Matchbox

A524; oil on canvas; 36 x 45.5 cm

Signed: L. Travers

Bequeathed by Daisy Linda Ward, 1939; WA1940.2.96

Meijer 2003, p. 11

The close angle of vision, the diagonal emphasis and the humble objects placed in isolation on a table which protrudes into the composition all recall Harmen Steenwyck whose work is well represented in the Ward Bequest.

Information derived from the The Ashmolean Museum Complete Illustrated Catalogue of Paintings.