Post has attachment
PhotoPhotoPhotoPhotoPhoto
still life 01
8 Photos - View album

Post has shared content

Post has shared content
Artist : Edmund Blair Leighton (English , 1852 - 1922)
Title : Off . (Depiction of the aftermath of a failed marriage proposal, set in the late 18th century).
Date : 1899
Medium : oil on canvas
Dimensions : 38 x 51 cm.
Current location : Manchester Art Gallery , United Kingdom.

Edmund Blair Leighton (21 September 1852 - 1 September 1922) was an English painter of historical genre scenes, specializing in Regency and medieval subjects.
Leighton was the son of the artist Charles Blair Leighton. He was educated at University College School, before becoming a student at the Royal Academy Schools. He married Katherine Nash in 1885 and they went on to have a son and daughter. He exhibited annually at the Royal Academy from 1878 to 1920.
Leighton was a fastidious craftsman, producing highly-finished, decorative pictures, displaying romanticized scenes with a popular appeal. It would appear that he left no diaries, and though he exhibited at the Royal Academy for over forty years, he was never an Academician or an Associate.
Photo

Post has shared content

Post has shared content

Post has shared content
"Apleasant corner " John Callcott Horsley 
Photo

Post has attachment

Post has shared content

Post has shared content

Post has shared content
Wait while more posts are being loaded