since about Victorian times (roughly 1837 on)+ photographs
Thursday, October 21, 2010
George Owen Wynne Apperley - Artemis
signed 'APPERLEY' (lower left), also inscribed and dated '11. ARTEMIS 1939' on reverse oil on canvas 154 x 85.5cm (60 5/8 x 33 11/16in).
Born on the Isle of Wight, Apperley was largely self-taught, and exhibited at the Royal Academy from 1905. He later settled in Spain, where he exhibited for many years, and was elected a member of the Real Academie de San Telmo.