Edwin Roberts (1840-1917)
|Artist Name||Edwin Roberts (1840-1917)|
|Title||A Summer Beauty|
|Description||This lovely portrait oil painting is by much exhibited British artist Edwin Roberts. The painting is an excellent example of Victorian romantic genre art and is of a Summer Beauty. The beautiful young woman is reclining, hat thrown off and flushed with the glow of youth. A really pretty painting by this talented artist.
Signed lower left.
|Medium||Oil on Canvas|
|Size||24 x 20 inches|
|Frame||Housed in a stunning frame, 34 inches by 30 inches and in good condition.|
|Biography||Edwin Roberts (1840-1917) was the son of the artist Thomas Edwards Roberts (1820-1901). Edwin Roberts exhibited extensively in London from 1862-1886, including at The Royal Academy and forty-six paintings at the Royal Society of British Artists. In many ways he was a quintessential genre scene artist of the Victorian period.|