Ebenezer Newman Downard A Mountain Path at Capel Curig, Wales 1860

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Artist
Ebenezer Newman Downard active 1849–1889
Title
A Mountain Path at Capel Curig, Wales
Date 1860
Medium Oil paint on canvas
Dimensions Support: 352 x 502 mm
frame: 490 x 665 x 80 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Purchased 1969
Reference
T01139
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Downard was a genre and landscape painter who exhibited his work at the Royal Academy between 1849 and 1889. In their use of meticulous detail and clear, bright light, some of his landscapes show the influence of the Pre-Raphaelite painters, in particular William Holman Hunt (1827-1910).

September 2004

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