MAGNIFICENT 1877 O/C PAINTING BY R. ANSDELL & S.SIDLEY
This is a magnificent museum piece 19th century English oil on canvas painting by famous listed artists Richard Ansdell “British 1815-1885” and Samuel Sidley “British 1829-1896″ titled ” The first love , Annie and Ernest”. This painting was exhibited in Royal Academy in London in 1877 lot # 62. It has an exceptional subject, detail and design all over and shows an older girl offering a rose to a boy riding on a horse while the horse is watching them. Samuel Sidley has painted the portraits. It is signed on the lower left by Samuel Sidley and dated 1877. Richard Ansdell has painted the horse but he didn’t sign; according to the entry for the 1877 Royal Academy exhibition, the pony was painted by Richard Ansdell. It was purchased from Christie’s in London 20 years ago. It measures approx 48″ by 64.5″ unframed and 58.5″ by 75″ framed.
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