809 Sold John Faulkner - Watercolour - Harvesting in the fields near Kennilworth

This is a wonderful Watercolour by John Faulkner (1835-1894). The painting of 'Harvesting in the field near Kennilworth' is excellently excuted and maintains its vivid original colours. John Faulkner was an Irish landscape and marine painter in oil and watercolor. He entered the Royal Dublin Society Schools in 1848 and first exhibited in 1852 at the Royal Hibernian Academy in Dublin. He left Dublin for the United States and exhibited at the Pennsylvania Academy of The Fine Arts in Philadelphia in 1866 and 1868. He returned to London, where he earned his living by painting watercolors for dealers. Faulkner exhibited at the Royal Hinernian Academy again from 1880 to 1887 and at theRoyal Academy in London from 1884 to 1888.

Image Size Height 18.5" (47cm) Width 28.5" (72.4cm) Item Sold