Wednesday, February 18, 2009

John F. Tennant

[The Carrier's Wagon] 1854
oil on canvas
1796 - 1872.
Painter of genre, landscape and coastal scenes. Mostly self-taught, though he did have lessons from William Anderson. Did some early historical works but became much better known for his landscapes. Exhibited at the RA and elsewhere. Lived in Devon and Wales.

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