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Henry Holiday
Rocky Shore - Pre-Raphaelite drawing by 19th Cent British artist Henry Holiday

circa 1870

$1,625.75

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HENRY HOLIDAY (1839-1927) A Rocky Shore Signed with initials Pencil and watercolour on blue/grey paper 22 by 16.5 cm.; 8 ¾ by 6 ½ in. (frame size 41 by 35 cm., 16 by 13 ¾ in.) Provenance: With Abbott & Holder, 1972; From whom purchased by D F N Hickman of Handsworth, Birmingham. Holiday was born in London and initially took lessons with William Cave Thomas. He then studied at Leigh’s Academy and the Royal Academy Schools. Through his friendship with Albert Moore and Simeon Solomon he was introduced to Rossetti, Morris and Burn-Jones and thereafter became associated with the Pre-Raphaelite school. As a painter is possibly best known for his Dante and Beatrice exhibited at the Grosvenor Gallery in 1883 and now in the Walker Art Gallery but he was also a talented stained-glass designer, illustrator, sculptor and enamellist. In 1890 he founded in Hampstead his own glassworks, which produced stained glass, mosaics, enamels and ecclesiastical objects.

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  • Creator
    Henry Holiday (1839 - 1927, British)
  • Creation Year
    circa 1870
  • Dimensions
    Height: 8.67 in. (22 cm)Width: 6.5 in. (16.5 cm)
  • Medium
  • Movement & Style
  • Period
  • Condition
  • Gallery Location
    London, GB
  • Reference Number
    Seller: 15391stDibs: LU102836443662

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