Antique oil painting of a Shakespearian scene by Horsley

By Horsley, John Callcott (British, 1817-1903)

£15,000

Horsley's early career as an artist focused on portraiture and this fine antique oil painting is a brilliant example of his precise figurative work.

 

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Description

The oil on board painting by British artist John Calcott Horsley depicts a scene with the characters Anne Page and Master Slender from William Shakespeare's play The Merry Wives of Windsor. It is set within a carved giltwood frame with the following dimensions:

Frame height 96cm, width 74cm, depth 7cm
Board height 76cm, width 53cm

Details

Artist / Maker
By Horsley, John Callcott (British, 1817-1903)
Country of Origin
English
Date of Manufacture
19th Century
Period
19th Century
Style
Figurative Art, Shakespeare, Theatre & Literature, Victorian
Material
Oil on Board
Colour
Multi-coloured

Dimensions

Height
96 cm / 37.8 inches
Width
74 cm / 29.1 inches
Depth
7 cm / 2.8 inches

Reference:
009441

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