Wednesday, May 27, 2009

Peter Paul Marshall - Clerical Life

[The Rich Cleric and his Wife]
[The Labourer is Worthy of his Bread]
a pair - 20 x 16"
oil on panel
one has a label '8 Red Lion Square' which was the workshop of William Morris' workshop between 1861 - 5.
Marshall knew the Pre-Raphaelites, in particular Ford Madox Brown and was a founder member of Morris, Marshall, Faulkener and Co. in 1861.

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