Fairies of the Wayside
All of the Frontispiece ‘Flower Fairies’ prints are guaranteed to be original vintage prints published between 1925 – 1955. Supplied mounted in Antique White mounts (to 10x8ins) ready to be framed. All Flower Fairies are accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity.
Note: All flowers are botanically accurate.
Mary Cecily Barker (1895 – 1973). Born 28 June 1855 in Croydon, C.M.Barker studied at Croydon School of Art. Her first published work was ‘Flower Fairies of the Spring’, published in 1923. A devout Anglican, C. M. Barker contributed her art to Christian fund-raising and missionary organisations. Among collectors of her work was Queen Mary. Her final collection of winter fairies was published posthumously in 1985.