Joseph Morris Henderson (1863-1936)
|Artist Name||Joseph Morris Henderson (1863-1936)|
|Title||A Moorland Stream Stirling|
|Description||An original Scottish Impressionist oil by Joseph Morris Henderson. This painting is one of his best. It dates to circa 1910 and has excellent provenance. It is a large oil on canvas depicting a river and an open and expansive landscape in a stunning and fresh palette.
The moorland stream landscape is in Balquhidder in Stirling. This is a fine example of a 19th century Scottish Impressionist oil with good subject. The colouring of the landscape is particularly appealing.
Signed lower J Morris Henderson.
|Provenance||James MacClure Gallery Scotland|
|Medium||Oil on Canvas|
|Size||40 x 30 inches|
|Frame||Stunning 19th century frame 48 inches by 38 inches. Excellent condition|
|Condition||In excellent gallery condition|
|Biography||Joseph Morris Henderson (1863-1936) - born Glasgow 1863, son of the artist Joseph Henderson by whom he was strongly influenced. Studied at Glasgow University and Glasgow School of Art.
His style absorbed much from romantic Victorian realism and he dedicated himself to landscapes, seascapes and coastal scenes. He exhibited throughout his life primarily in Scotland. He was elected an Associate member of the Royal Scottish Academy in 1928 and a full member in 1935.