Wednesday, July 16, 2008

Herbert William Weekes - pair

[A Morning Call]
[Something to Talk About]
a pair
fl. 1864 - 1904.
Genre and animal painter, brother of another painter Henry W. and youngest son of the Sculptor Henry Weekes. Exhibited at the RA and elsewhere. Known for the humour in his paintings and the animals posed in human positions. Often known simply as William Weekes.
(includes a work currently for sale)

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