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Monumental Frederick William Jackson (1859 - 1918) Painting of a old master style romantic scene. Signed and dated lower left 1882. Oil on canvas. Overall Size (including frame) 49 x 61 inches. Sight Size: 35 x 47 inches. Jackson exhibited much of his work, at the Paris Salon in 1884 and 1885. He was a founder member of the New English Art Club, in 1886. Then in 1894, Jackson became a member of the Royal Society of British Artists. Through his friendship with Edgar Wood, in the 1890's Jackson became involved in the Arts and Crafts Moment. During this time frame, he painted a number of mural paintings.Jackson studied under Lefebvre and Boulanger in Paris. He remained in France for four years. After this time Jackson spent most of his time traveling in Italy as well a short time in Morocco and Russia, then he returned to London. Jackson married Carrie Hodeson and settled near Whitby at Ivy Cottage. Jackson had frequent had exhibitions at the Manchester Academy, Yorkshire Union of Artists, and in London
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