Lot 12: Frank Bramley, R.A. (1857-1915)
MODERN BRITISH PICTURES
March 6, 1998
London, United Kingdom
Description: Winter oil on canvas 19 x 133/4 in. (48.2 x 35 cm.) Painted in 1885 PROVENANCE The Marchman Collection, Texas. LITERATURE K. McConkey, British Impressionism, London, 1989, p.54 (illustrated). NOTES Kenneth McConkey ( loc. cit ) comments of the present work: 'it's aggressive square brush hatching, the play of space and reflected light, all the strategies deployed to give the sense of unposed convival circumstances, emphasize Bramley's naturalist origins and ambitions'.