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George Hickin
Welsh River Landscape at Betws-y Coed with Boys Fishing - British oil painting

1849

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British Victorian artist George Hickin painted this Welsh rocky river landscape oil painting. Painted in 1849, the location is the river Llugwy at Betws y Coed in Wales. Two young boys sit on the rocks above, fishing, as the river swirls round boulders and under a bridge. The light beautifully catches the boys and rocks. A lovely example of Victorian landscape oil painting and of Hickin's work, housed in a stunning frame with good provenance. Signed and dated 1849 lower right. Provenance. Berwick House. James Watson was born in Edgbaston, Birmingham in 1818, He bought Berwick House In August 1875. With the renovations on the mansion house nearing completion, by 1879 Watson turned his sights to forming a collection of suitably impressive paintings and furnishings for the recreated rooms. Condition. Oil and canvas, 19 inches by 13 inches and in good condition. Frame. Housed in a superb ornate gilt frame, 29 inches by 23 inches and in good condition. George Arthur Hickin (1821-1885). British artist who painted landscapes and birds including 'Turkey and Fowls; and On the River Clwyd neat St Asaph'. He also exhibited 7 works, mostly still lifes at the Royal Academy 1858-62. He is represented in Wolverhampton Art Gallery and six works at the BI,1858-62. Lived in Greenwich, Liverpool and Cheshire.

Details

  • Creator
    George Hickin (1821 - 1885, British)
  • Creation Year
    1849
  • Dimensions
    Height: 23 in. (58.42 cm)Width: 29 in. (73.66 cm)Depth: 2 in. (5.08 cm)
  • Medium
  • Movement & Style
  • Period
  • Condition
  • Gallery Location
    London, GB
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU853110301142

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