Charles Buchel (1872-1950)
|Artist Name||Charles Buchel (1872-1950)|
|Description||This fascinating large painting is by noted British artist Charles A. Buchel. He designed theatrical programmes and illustrations as well as his more well known portraits of film stars. The painting: The Procession depicts Shakespearian characters from A Mid Summer Night's Dream. It's a really lovely painting in excellent condition and is dated 1907 and just full of detail and colourful characters.
Signed and dated 'CHAS. A Buchel 1907' lower left.
|Provenance||By descent through the family of the artist prior to Bonhams.|
|Size||57 x 19 inches|
|Frame||Housed in complementary frame, 65 inches 27 inches and in good condition.|
|Biography||Charles Buchel 1872-1950. He was a portrait painter and poster artist who exhibited between 1895-1935. Glasgow 1, Liverpool 10. Portrait Gallery 4, Royal Academy 9, Royal Scoiety of British Artists 3, Royal Society of Painters in Oil 7. Royal Scottish Academy 7.|