Lilian Cheviot (1876 – 1936, British)

Lilian Cheviot (1876 – 1936, British) is known primarily for her dog paintings; however, she painted other animals such as horses, tigers and cats. Her paintings resemble the style of the German artist Julius Adam.

Born and raised in South Molesey in Surrey, she attended Frank Calderon’s School of Animal Painting and Walter Donne’s Life School. In 1895, she exhibited her painting There’s Many a Slip at the Royal Academy of Arts, and in 1899 she exhibited Kittens.

Unfortunately, not much else is known about her life; however, Lilian Cheviot works are still popular today and are sold for tens of thousands of pounds.

 

A Pair of Pussy Cats, Lilian Cheviot

A Pair of Pussy Cats

 

Four Grey Persian Kittens, Lilian Cheviot

Four Grey Persian Kittens

 

Kittens Playing with a Suit of Armor, Lilian Cheviot

Kittens Playing with a Suit of Armor

 

Kittens, Lilian Cheviot

Kittens/Hide and Seek

 

Lilian Chevoit White Cat

White Kitten

 

Llilan Cheviot, Kitten

Calico Kitten

 

Playful Kittens, Lilian Cheviot

Playful Kittens

 

Three Kittens Playing, Lilian Cheviot

Three Kittens Playing

 

Two Black Kittens

Two Black Kittens

 

Two Kittens

Two Kittens

 

White Persian

White Persian

 

 

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