Maud Steel (British c.1910 – 1981) – Portrait of Sisters
Maud Steel (British c.1910 - 1981)
Portrait of two sisters, full-length in a landscape
oil on canvas
signed and dated 1934
136cm H, 109cm W (the canvas).
148cm H, 122cm W, 6cm D (the frame).
Hon. Maud Katharine Alicia Steel (nee Cecil) a portrait painter, married to Lt.-Col. Richard Greville Acton Steel in 1929. Maud was daughter of Evelyn Cecil, 1st Baron Rockley, Conservative Party politician and private secretary to the Prime Minister 1891.