Art Sunday #167: Rose Maynard Barton – Grandad’s Garden


Rose Mary Barton RWS (Dublin 21 April 1856 – 1929) was an Anglo-Irish artist; a watercolourist who painted landscape, street scenes, gardens, child portraiture and illustrations of the townscape of Britain and Ireland.  Barton exhibited with a number of different painting societies, most notably the Watercolour Society of Ireland (WCSI), the Royal Academy (RA), the Royal Hibernian Academy (RHA), the Society of Women Artists and the Royal Watercolour Society (RWS). She became a full member of the RWS in 1911. Her paintings are in public collections of Irish painting in both Ireland and Britain, including the National Gallery of Ireland and Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane in Dublin, and the Ulster Museum in Belfast.



18 responses to “Art Sunday #167: Rose Maynard Barton – Grandad’s Garden

  1. Hey, that’s you and one of your gummies in your garden and your castle is in the background! What a nice painting 🙂 “pling”


  2. Where would we be without these great artists who spent hours just to capture a single moment so perfectly and so beautifully? People are amazing.

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