Echo, Girl Resting by a Tree

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MacGeorge produced innumerable paintings of children playing in woods and fields, and occasionally on the seashore, but this work is unusual in being a portrait of a single child. It has recently been identified as showing Echo McCulloch of Ardwall near Gatehouse of Fleet, just west of Kirkcudbright (later Mrs Echo Bourne May). MacGeorge studied at the Antwerp Academy under Charles Verlat, accompanying Hornel at the latter’s behest; though junior, Hornel was an important influence on MacGeorge. However, it is ultimately the style and spirit of Renoir’s landscapes and portraits of the 1880s that have shaped this scene.

The Fleming Collection



Echo, Girl Resting by a Tree


oil on canvas


H 78.7 x W 68.5 cm

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The Fleming Collection

14 Buckingham Street, London, Greater London WC2N 6DF England

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