A typical Victorian Period large scale oil on canvas landscape painting "Summer Time" By Alfred Vickers. Depicting cattle watering by a river, a farmer with a sheep dog crossing a bridge within a wooded landscape and summer skies. Housed in the original double swept gilt wood and gesso frame. Title "Summer Time" signed to the canvas by the artist and signed and dated Verso Alfred Vickers 1859
Alfred Vickers (1853-1907), A renown British Artist , Vickers was self taught in seascapes and landscapes whose style has been compared to the great Boudin. Vickers exhibited 125 works at British Institute in addition to exhibitions at the Royal Academy and the Royal Society of British Artists. His paintings exhibited few brushstrokes or "fussy" details and he was known for his balance between sky, water and buildings. Most of his paintings were landscapes and coastal views in England and of the Rhine River
Condition: This painting is in excellent original condition.
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