William Frederick Yeames

1835–1918

Biography

William Frederick Yeames RA (18 December 1835 – 3 May 1918) was a British painter best known for his oil-on-canvas problem picture 'And When Did You Last See Your Father?' , which depicts the son of a Royalist being questioned by Parliamentarians during the English Civil War.

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Art Term

St John’s Wood clique

A loose association of painters who lived in the St John’s Wood area of London in the 1870s and 1880s ...