This British Victorian period, antique painting shows a drover in a field with his dog and cows, with a view to an expansive field and cloud filled sky and a windmill in the distance. The artist was known for this type of pastoral scene. Wimperis was a landscape watercolorist and oil painter and a member of the Society of British Artists and a highly respected member of the Royal Institute of Painters in Water colors.
Edmund Morison Wimperis (English, 1835-1900)
Signed (lower right): EMW 79.
Width 41.5 Depth 2 Height 30 in.
Sight: Width 35 Height 23.5 in.
Note: recently cleaned.