Amazing painting , Painted in the medium of oil onto Canvas, Painted by renowned, proffesional listed British Artist Thomas Henry Thomas. The Painting is an original antique art work Depicting a man entering a thatched cottage in a wooded landscapes with horse teathered, by the side of a path. A further figure can be scene in the distance.
Exceptionally well painted and inscribed verso. Mounted in an antique Gilt Gesso frame. Thomas Henry Thomas(31 March 1839 9 July 1915) was a. Welsh artist particularly active in Cardiff.
He was also interested in botany, geology, history, and archaeology which were often the subjects of his art works. He was a Fellow of the Royal Cambrian Academy of Art which was established in 1881. He was a leading force behind the founding of the National Museum of Wales and in the use of the red dragon symbolizing Wales. Thomas was born on 31 March 1839 in Pontypool, where his father was president of the Baptist College, though his parents were from Cardiff. He studied at Bristol School of Art, Carey's Art School London, then the Royal Academy Schools, before travelling toParisand Rome.He inherited his father's house on The Walk in 1880 and this became a place for intellectual discussion in the town. He became very active in the Cardiff Naturalists Society (being president for a while), the Cambrian Academy of Art and the Welsh National Eisteddfod.
His painting can be compared with J W Goethe and John Ruskin by the common tradition. As well as formers he tried to connect the art and science more tightly. Because of his interest in geology he discovered an important dinosaur fossil which was unknown to science of that time. This petrifaction was found by him in a large stone stove in the Newton Nottagechurch' yard. It was named Brontozoum thomasii in his honour.He died on 5 July 1915. His more than 1,000 prints, drawings and watercolours were given to Amguedffa Cymru after his death in 1915 according to his will. All of our items are rare, antique or vintage curiosities. We are happy to reply to any queries within 24 hours.
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The seller is "rare-curious" and is located in Chelmsford , Essex. This item can be shipped worldwide.