Having just been professionally cleaned and re-varnished. Arthur Hill was a renowned painter of ancient Greek, Egyptian, and Roman scenes typically depicting poor yet always alluring young women. Like John William Godward, Ernest Normand, and Thomas Ralph Spence, Hill was greatly influenced by the great Olympian masters of British neo-classical painting Lord Leighton and Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema, but unlike them he chose to portray young working women rather than the idle rich. Arthur Hill exhibited 26 paintings at the Royal Academy (Oranges being one of these), and 28 at the Suffolk Street Gallery of the Royal Society of British Artists of which organisation he was a member.(framed) 109cm x 79cm (42¾ x 31). (canvas only) 91cm x 61cm (35¾ x 24). Fine neoclassical gilt metal leaf frame.
All of the new frames we commission are especially made for us to order by one of the UKs top period frame makers. Newly professionally cleaned and re-varnished.
We do not sell dirty, damaged or unframed works of art. Where necessary the paintings we sell are cleaned and restored by Fine Art Restoration est.
1974 or Simon Gillespie Studio, as seen on BBC Television's'Fake or Fortune' and'Britain's Lost Masterpieces'. Academy Fine Paintings is an international fine art dealership based in Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire, England.We specialise in 19th century British and European oil paintings by some of the most important artists of the period, from Victorian landscapes and subject pictures to Belle Epoque portraits and Orientalist scenes. Great care and much time is taken over the safe transportation of the paintings we sell.
No second-hand bubble-wrap and reused cardboards boxes here! Before leaving us, each painting takes us approximately 2 to 3 hours to properly i.Safely and securely package for transport; whether for a journey or 30 miles or 3000. Every painting is first wrapped in acid free paper and then the entire frame is enveloped in deep, dense foam U cushioning. This is then covered in numerous layers of AirCap bubble wrap, which is the best and safest product of its type on the market. The entire package is then bound in black shrink wrap (as used by airline companies) and a final later of waterproof cloth tape is applied to all corners, ends and edges. UK clients are also most welcome to collect from us in South Buckinghamshire. We are very aware that not all of clients are in a position to pay the entire sale price upfront.
Paintings will be dispatched to clients only once the total balance has been paid in full. The item "Fine Large 19thC Original Antique Oil Painting Portrait Young Girl Ancient Rome" is in sale since Wednesday, June 17, 2020. This item is in the category "Art\Paintings".
The seller is "academyfinepaintings" and is located in Gerrards Cross. This item can be shipped worldwide.