Nelly Erichsen (fl. 1882-1897)
|Artist Name||Nelly Erichsen (fl. 1882-1897)|
|Description||A large, stunning Victorian portrait by Nelly Erichsen which dates to 1896. The painting depicts a young boy dressed in his finest holding a bouquet of poppies. A superb oil on canvas in excellent condition framed in a gilded oak frame.
Signed and dated lower left Nelly Erichson 1896.
|Provenance||Royal Academy Exhibit. Original framer label verso|
|Medium||Oil on Canvas|
|Size||42 x 28 inches|
|Frame||Fine 19th century, gilded oak frame. 49 inches by 37 inches. Good condition.|
|Biography||Nelly Erichsen (fl. 1882-1897) - was a female portrait and figure painter who exhibited at The Royal Academy sixteen times between 1884 and 1897 as well as other exhibition galleries in the provinces.