ILLUSIONS.

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Around the time that Swynnerton painted her now untraced work Faith, she depicted other anonymous symbolic female figures of various ages wearing armour. (Information from notice by the painting in Manchester Art Gallery in the 2018-2019 ‘Painting Light and Hope‘ retrospective of Annie’s works.)

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Photos: Jonathan Russell.

  • Medium: oil on canvas.
  • Dimensions: 510 x 608 mm (0.31 m²).
  • History: painted 1902 or earlier; Louisa Mary Garrett bequest to Manchester Art Gallery, 1936; exhibited Manchester Art Gallery, 23 Feb 2018 to 6 Jan 2019.
  • Location: Manchester Art Gallery.

 

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