The Magdalene
The Magdalene
Sidney Meteyard is known as a painter in oil, watercolour and tempera and also as a designer of stained glass. He studied at Birmingham School of Art under Edward R. Taylor and later became one of the most influential teachers at the Birmingham School of Art. Elected Associate of RBSA in 1902 and a full member in 1908. He exhibited at the Royal Academy, Birmingham, Liverpool and the Paris Salon. All his work shows a strong influence of Burne-Jones, examples can be seen in Birmingham Art Gallery.
As both a teacher and designer, he had a wide variety of talents. He painted in the post Pre-Raphaelite `aesthetic' style and maintained his own studio in Livery Street where he produced beautiful stained glass and enamel works. Sidney Meteyard knew both William Morris and Burne-Jones.
previously sold Christies Lot157, 14 Feb 1986
1. Stephen Wildman, The Birmingham School, Birmingham City Art Gallery, 1990
Height 120.00 cm (47.24 inches)
Width 36.80 cm (14.49 inches)
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grisaille, on panel
Lacewing Fine Art

Lacewing Fine Art
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