‘Summer in the Surrey Hills’ by John Clayton Adams (1840-1906).
A very large fine 19th century oil on canvas depicting a shepherd and his flock of sheep return from pasture, signed by the artist and presented in a superb quality newly commissioned, bespoke gold metal leaf frame.
As with all of the original antique oil paintings we sell it is offered in excellent condition, having just been professionally cleaned, restored and re-varnished. Clients should also note that tracked and signed for international shipping is complimentary.
John Clayton Adams first exhibited at the Royal Academy in London aged 19 in 1863, going on to show a total of 93 pictures. He exhibited a further 25 with the Royal Society of British Artists at the Suffolk Street Gallery, and numerous others at The Grosvenor Gallery, and The New Gallery.
Dimensions: (framed) 140cm x 100cm (55” x 39½”)
Dimensions: (canvas only) 122½cm x 82cm (48¼” x 32¼”)
Medium: Oil on canvas.
Provenance: Private UK collection.
Presentation: Newly commissioned bespoke gold metal leaf frame. All of the new frames we commission are especially made for us to order by one of the UK’s top period frame makers.
Condition: Excellent. Newly professionally cleaned, restored, and re-varnished. Ready to hang.