Still Life of Fruit
Still Life of Fruit
Still Life of Fruit
Still Life of Fruit
Still Life of Fruit

OLIVER CLARE (1853-1927)

Still Life of Fruit

1890 United Kingdom

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£2,550 gbp
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Oliver Clare was the son of George Clare and the brother of Vincent, all of whom were prolific artists. His paintings were mainly still life containing fruit and garden flowers, often on mossy banks. He exhibited thirty nine paintings at the Royal Society of Birmingham Artists, three at the Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool, six at Manchester City Art Gallery and two at Suffolk Street. He also exhibited at the Royal Academy. Clare’s paintings often depict ripe fruit or fresh blossom nestling on a bank with a hint of dew, and are always well finished with brushstrokes that are invisible to the eye.

The work is housed in its original gilt frame, which is in excellent condition.
Height 13.75 inch (34.92 cm)
Width 17.75 inch (45.08 cm)
External Height 23.00 inch (58.42 cm)
External Width 27.00 inch (68.58 cm)
Oil on canvas
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