Campbell, Helen McDougall (English)
T. More, Esq., pencil, signed/inscribed l/l, exhibition
8" x 7" sight, matted.
About the Drawing: Very good condition; unframed. The drawing
is very faint, but this appears to
style of the artist and not fading
- as I've
seen another of her works listed that
similarly pale or faint in tone (Miss
MCD Campbell RA (exh. 1935-40) - 'Lt
H. Pirie Gordon', pencil portrait study,
signed and dated 1957, 28x21 cm.).
drawings (Sir Edward Denison Ross and
Alexander Fleming), similar to this
are in the collection of the National
Gallery, London, dated 1939 and 1944
Their drawings and this one bear the
signature and are, not doubt, by the
About the Artist: Mid-20th Century portrait painter listing
her address as 4 Joudert Studios, Jubilee
Place, Chelsea, London S.W.3 - the
listed on the label of this painting
was exhibited at the Royal Society
Painters in or after 1938. Miss Helen
Campbell applied on December 16, 1939
the War Artists' Advisory Committee
contract, but was unsuccessful (along
nearly 1500 other artists, many of
achieve considerable success after
Helen McDougall Campbell may have been
to the Royal Academy, but I've filed
of RA members beyond my ability to
for this listing!
A pair of oil paintings by this artist,
and dated 1951, was offered at auction
Gildings Auctioneers, Market Harborough
15 May 2012. They were professionally
and attractive paintings of Lieutenant
Sir Arthur Smith and his wife Monica,
Smith - see below.
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Rockport, MA 01966