Edward Halliday (1902 - 1984)

Charlotte, 1948


SKU: 9486
Signed, titled and dated
Oil on canvas
24 x 20 in. (61 x 50.8 cm)

Height – 61cm x Width – 50.8cm

1 in stock


The Artists Family

Charlotte, aged 13, is shown wearing the a yellow silk ball dress with long black silk gloves. Five years after this portrait was painted she gained a place at The Royal Academy Schools to embark on her own career as a professional artist.

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Edward Irvine Halliday
1902 - 1984

Painter in oil and watercolour mainly of portraits. Born in Liverpool, Halliday studied at the City School of Art there, in Paris at the Atelier Colarossi and at the Royal College of Art. He was awarded the Prix de Rome and worked at the British School there. Exhibited at RA, RBA, Paris Salon and RP, of which for a time he was president. His work is in the collections of HM The Queen, Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool, the Athenaeum Club, Wolverhampton Royal Hospital and Bootle Dyeworks. His work was reproduced in The Studio, Illustrated London News and The Times and he was interviewed by Stanley Casson for his book Artists at Work, published in 1933. In 1997, the University of Liverpool held an exhibition which concentrated on Halliday’s efforts to popularise art between the wars. Halliday’s daughter Charlotte is also an artist. He lived in London.


Edward Halliday (1902 - 1984)
Study for The Story of Marsyas


Edward Halliday (1902 - 1984)
An Art Student Sketching


Edward Halliday (1902 - 1984)
Portrait of a Fellow Art Student, 1923


Edward Halliday (1902 - 1984)
Homage to Rembrandt, 1920


Edward Halliday (1902 - 1984)
Portrait of a man, probably Edward Lyon, circa 1925


Edward Halliday (1902 - 1984)
Study of a sculptural head, circ a 1925


Edward Halliday (1902 - 1984)
View across the Venetian Lagoon, 25 sept 1957


Edward Halliday (1902 - 1984)
Portrait of a man with glasses
Edward Halliday (1902 - 1984)
Design, c.1930


Edward Halliday (1902 - 1984)
St John Church Rostrick, recto, c.1930


Edward Halliday (1902 - 1984)
Portrait study, 1936


Edward Halliday (1902 - 1984)
Head of a hunting dog, c.1930


Edward Halliday (1902 - 1984)
Royal College Art Class, c.1925


Edward Halliday (1902 - 1984)
Mural design for The Good Intent – The Founding of Chelsea Royal Hospital, 1935


Edward Halliday (1902 - 1984)
Portrait of a woman seated, three quarter view, black evening dress, 1935


Edward Halliday (1902 - 1984)
Mural design for The Good Intent – Dr Johnson with the Chelsea China Factory, 1935


Edward Halliday (1902 - 1984)
Caesar fording Thames


Edward Halliday (1902 - 1984)
Mural design for The Good Intent with Carlyle, Whistler and Stunners, Cremorne Gardens, 1935


Edward Halliday (1902 - 1984)
Mural design forThe Good IntentCremorne Gardens, 1935


Edward Halliday (1902 - 1984)
Full length portrait of a woman standing, three quarter view, black evening dress, circa 1935