William Bromley (fl. 1835-1888)
|Artist Name||William Bromley (fl. 1835-1888)|
|Title||Edgbaston Church Birmingham|
|Description||A fine large oil on canvas painting which dates to circa 1880 by British Victorian artist William Bromley. It is a super depiction of a lady and child walking along the road at Edgbaston Church in Birmingham.Beautiful tones and of historial interest.
Signed and titled verso.
|Medium||Oil on Canvas|
|Size||36 x 28 inches|
|Frame||Housed in a complementary frame, 40 inches by 32 inches and in good condition.|
|Biography||William Bromley (fl. 1835-1888) was a London historical and genre painter who was the grandson of William Bromley, the engraver. Bromley was a prolific exhibitor at Suffolk Street, where he displayed over 187 works. He also exhibited at the Royal Academy and the British Institution between 1844 and 1870.Bromley was a clever draughtsman and good painter, who improved upon the landscape genre of his time by means of placing his figures in such a way that the action was concentrated, and the point of his anecdote invariably realised.|