Wednesday, June 11, 2008

Wilson Hepple

[Two Kittens playing beside a Kutani tea service]
oil on canvas
1854 - 1937.
[The Swarland pugs]
oil on canvas

["Dodger"] 1881
oil on canvas

Born in Newcastle and thought to have received his early artists training under William Cosens Way. Initially a genre painter he became best known for his animal work. Initially he lived and worked in Tyneside but later moved to the countryside at Acklington.

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