James Isaiah Lewis Oil Painting of Landscape
James Isaiah Lewis (English, 1860 – 1934)
Oil painting on canvas
Signed to the lower right
James Isaiah Lewis was a prolific local artist who specialized in views of Richmond and the Thames. He lived from 1860 to 1934. Lewis began his career as a photographer’s assistant. He went on to produce delicate and detailed works in the great tradition of English landscape painting.
- biography by Cheffins courtesy of askart.com
- Item not examined outside of mounting
- relined; warp to canvas; craquelure throughout; examined under UV light; dust and debris; nicks to frame.
- measures frame.