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HORACE FISHER RA (worked c.1883-1930)
A moments rest - Venetian interior (1884 United Kingdom)

Artists/Makers/Factories

HORACE FISHER RA (worked c.1883-1930)

Medium

Oil

Signed/Inscribed/Dated

Signed & dated 1884

Width 30.00inch wide [76.20 cm wide]
Height 36.00inch high [91.44 cm high]

Provenance

This work was exhibited at the Royal Academy, London, in 1884.

Description / Expertise

Horace Fisher
(Exh. 1833-1930)

Horace Fisher was a painter of landscape, genre and portrait subjects – he often painted genre subjects in Italianate settings. He is recorded as living at Herne Hill near London 1883-1898, spending a year in Venice 1886-1887. Horace Fisher exhibited at the RA from 1882, showing 56 works there in all. He also exhibited at the ROI, RI, RHA, RBA and in the provinces.