Edwin Henry Landseer
(1802 - 1873)
Edwin Henry Landseer was active/lived in United Kingdom, England. Edwin Landseer is known for animal painting and sculpture.
Sir Edwin (Henry) Landseer (British painter, draftsman, sculptor, etcher)
Born London March 7, 1802-Died London October 1, 1873.
Victorian England, Sir Edwin Landseer's fame was widespread and his
success and popularity made his name a household word among a broad
public following, even enduring a long period of critical
neglect. However, Landseer remained one of the most highly
respected British painters of the 19th century and his works commanded
high prices from collectors, the most eminent of whom was Queen
Victoria who commissioned a large number of his works including genre
paintings, portraits, and conversation pieces of the royal family and
customarily the royal dogs as well.
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