J C Simmons (Early 20th century)
|Artist Name||J C Simmons (Early 20th century)|
|Title||British South East Coastal Landscape|
|Description||This beautiful British Victorian realist coastal landscape oil painting is by artist J C Simmons. It was painted in 1845 and is of the south east coastal region of England. Several figures are going about their working day, in the lane, the fields and past the cottage on the beach beyond. The whole painting is bathed in summer sunshine under a clear blue sky and one can literally see into the distance for miles. A really lovely Victorian painting capturing a bygone era and a lovely part of England.
Signed and dated 1845 lower right.
|Medium||Oil on Canvas|
|Size||36 x 24 inches|
|Frame||Housed in an ornate gilt frame with arched slip, 44 inches by 32 inches and in good condition.|
|Biography||J C Simmons was an early 19th century British Victorian artist and painter of landscapes and coastal works. He flourished around 1840-1850.|