The Moonlit Bower
The Moonlit Bower

ALFRED JOSEPH WOOLMER RBA (1805-1892)

The Moonlit Bower

c. 1862 England

Offered by Lacewing Fine Art

£13,000 gbp
Request Information Call Dealer
Favourite Item
ALFRED JOSEPH WOOLMER RBA (1805-1892)

‘The Moonlit Bower’
oil on canvas - probably exhibited BI 1862, No.556 - 36 x 30 3/8 ins

Born 20th December 1805, in Exeter, Alfred Joseph Woolmer was a painter and sculptor of allegorical subjects and genre scenes.
He studied in Italy and was later inspired by Watteau. He was a member of the Society of British Artists & exhibited at SS (355 works), BI and mainly at RA 1827-1886.
Examples of his work are in the Glasgow, Liverpool and York Art Galleries. Woolmer had a very distinct and personal style, combining rich colours and a fluid technique.
Exhibited BI 1862 No.556
Bibl: Dictionnaire des peintres, sculpteurs, dessinateurs et graveurs by E. Benezit
Bibl: Dictionary Victorian Artists by Christopher Wood
Dimensions
Height 91.30 cm (35.94 inches)
Width 70.70 cm (27.83 inches)
External Height 117.00 cm (46.06 inches)
External Width 96.50 cm (37.99 inches)
Stock Code
W1516
Medium
oil on canvas - Showing is a 'detail' of the painting.
Lacewing Fine Art

Lacewing Fine Art
The Studio at Farthing Cottage
Stratford-sub-Castle
Salisbury, Wiltshire
SP1 3LB

+44 (0)1722 330328
+44 (0)7710 735712
Favourite Dealer
Request Dealer Alerts
Opening Hours
Contacts
View Dealer Location
Member Since 2008
Members of
View Full Details