Friday, September 25, 2009

Frederick Vigers

[Portrait of the artist's wife, full-length, in a blue dress, holding a bunch of pansies]
oil on canvas
72 x 28 3/4"
1852 - 1922.
A painter mainly of landscapes and literary subjects who exhibited both in London and the provinces. He was involved in the Arts and Crafts movememt and produced designs for furniture, rextiles and wall paper.

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