BESSIE BAMBER FL 1900-1910 Now Sold
Bessie Bamber worked in oils and specialized in painting cats, kittens and occasionally puppies. She usually painted on porcelain or opaline glass and sometimes on a polished mahogany panel. She preferred to work using stuffed animals rather than live ones. There is no record of her exhibiting her paintings. A picture of three kittens with a pile of books was sold for £2,468 by Bonhams in 2004.
Our paining is an oil on opaline glass. Signed with the artists usual initials and housed in a later frame. One of two Bamber’s we have which can be bought separately or as a pair for £1497.00