'Golden Heart', Frances MacDonald McNair

Female figure with young children at her feet and red flowers

Watercolour and wash with silver and gold paint on vellum
s. and d.b.l.: ‘FRANCES MACNAIR / 190 [illegible]’
28.5 x 19.9 (11 3/16 x 7 7/8)
National Museums Liverpool (Walker Art Gallery)

In the early 1900s, the McNairs collaborated on the production of companion artworks such as this and 'Gift of Doves|'.

The partnership followed that of the Macdonald sisters in the 1890s when the artists worked separately but to a pre-determined brief.