On the Dee, North Wales
‘On the Dee, North Wales’ by John Brandon Smith 1834-1885. The painting – which depicts an extensive view of the rapids on the river Dee – is signed by the artist and dated 1874.
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John Brandon Smith was a successful mid-19th century landscape painter who became renowned for his river scenes of North Wales, and who excelled in the depiction of waterfalls. Between 1859 and 1884 John Brandon Smith exhibited 22 paintings at the Royal Academy, 41 at the Royal Society of British Artists, and 16 at the British Institution in London.
Dimensions: (framed) 72cm x 93cm (28¼” x 36¾”)
Dimensions: (canvas only) 56cm x 76cm (22” x 30”)
Medium: Oil on canvas.
Provenance: Private UK collection.
Presentation: Fine quality gold metal leaf frame.
Condition: Very good. Professionally cleaned and re-varnished. Ready to hang.