The New Baby
|Title:||The New Baby|
|Artist:||William Hemsley RBA (Fl. 1848-1893) - British|
|Detail:||Oil on canvas: 12 x 10 in. Frame: 17 x 15 in. Signed|
William hemsley was a London genre painter. He exhibited works at the London Royal Academy and at the Royal Society of British Artists in Suffolk Street of which he was a member, later vice-president.
Hemley’s genre scenes of everyday life were often painted on a small scale, and he was fond of painting children at play.
Bibl: Victorian Painters – Christopher Wood
Provenance: With Haynes Fine Art