Pair of 19th Century Thomas Henry Thomas Landscape Oil Paintings
Pair of 19th Century Landscape Oil Paintings by important very well listed British artist Thomas Henry Thomas
Pair of 19th Century Landscape Oil Paintings by important very well listed British artist Thomas Henry Thomas (British, 1839-1915) | Oil on Canvas | The two landscapes are entitled ”Near Corwen, North Wales” and ”Near Bala, North Wales” | Signed by the artist in the lower right of canvas | Titles appear on canvas verso and frame verso | Mild craquelure | Housed in period gold gesso wood frames | Approx. Dimensions for each: Canvases 17” H x 13” W; With Frames 24″ H x 20″ W. Thomas Henry Thomas (31 March 1839 – 9 July 1915) was a Welsh artist particularly active in Cardiff. He was also interested in botany, geology, history, and archaeology which were often the subjects of his art works. He was a Fellow of the Royal Cambrian Academy of Art which was established in 1881. He was a leading force behind the founding of the National Museum of Wales and in the use of the red dragon symbolizing Wales.