Thursday, March 19, 2009

John Atkinson Grimshaw - Slyboots


1876
oil on board
A portrait (the only one I have personally come across of his works) of his daughter Enid, aged 11. She later became a successful contalto singer. Most striking to my mind.
A large number of his paintings
short biography

2 comments:

Helene said...

Thank you for this blog, it is quite inspiring

Hermes said...

Thank you for such a kind remark.