Oil painting of the Siamese Cat Champion “Bigabois” by Miss Elizabeth Marion Nelson (English, ex.1890-1930)
An oil on panel of a head study of the Mrs Robinson’s Siamese Cat Champion “Bigabois” by Mrs Elizabeth Marion Nelson (English, ex.1890-1930). Titled bottom left “Bigabois” signed and dated bottom right “E M Nelson 1920”.
Mrs Mary Robinson, of 20 Barons Court Road, West Kensington was a fancier of the breed, a member of the National Cat Club Committee, and frequently acted as a judge of Siamese. She was famous for showing the first Siamese show champion “Wankee” in 1895.
Registered: 497 G.C.C. II
Sired by Bobolinko, dam, Genifer
Prizes: 3rd S.C.C.C., 1st and Ch. Croydon 1920, 3rd S.C.C.C., 2nd Croydon, 2nd N.C.C. 1921.
This is a SOLD item and has been left in the Public Domain for research purposes.
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