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William Westall (1781-1850) ARA - Signed and Framed Oil, River.
19th Century - DescriptionA fine English School oil painting depicting figures in a river landscape. Presented in a modern metallic effect frame. Signed in the lower right by the listed artist William Westall (1781-1850). Signed. ConditionThis oil painting on canvas has been restretched and re-lined. Inspection under UV light reveals some touching up to the sky area. There is a craquelure typical for a picture of this age and a small loss below the house in the distance at the right edge of the canvas.BiographyWilliam Westall ARA (12 October 1781 รข€" 22 January 1850) was an English landscape artist best known as one of the first artists to work in Australia. He was admitted a probationer of the Royal Academy Schools in September 1800, but never became a full student. His paintings in notable international collections including The National Gallery of Victoria in Australia and the Iniapolis Museum of Art, as well as domestically in the Tate Britain, Courtauld, Royal Academy of Arts and The Royal Collection in London. Size: Large (30-60cm) Framed: Yes Style: Realism Weight: 2000.00g [Attributes: Signed Copy]
      [Bookseller: Sulis Fine Art]
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