Circa 1809 by the celebrated Royal Academy painter. As with all of the original antique oil paintings we sell it is offered in excellent condition. Having just been professionally cleaned and re-varnished.
Robert Alexander Hillingford was a highly successful Victorian painter of historical and literary scenes. He is most famous for his highly detailed paintings of the Napoleonic Wars as well as Shakespearean subjects. Between 1864 and 1902 Hillingford exhibited 29 works at the Royal Academy, and numerous others the British Institution, and the Royal Society of British Artists in London. (framed) 94cm x 68cm (37 x 27). (canvas only) 76cm x 51cm (30 x 20).
Superb quality gilt metal leaf frame. All of the new frames we commission are especially made for us to order by one of the UKs top period frame makers. We do not sell dirty, damaged or unframed works of art.Where necessary the paintings we sell are cleaned and restored by Fine Art Restoration est. 1974 or Simon Gillespie Studio, as seen on BBC Television's'Fake or Fortune' and'Britain's Lost Masterpieces'. Academy Fine Paintings is an international fine art dealership based in Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire, England. We specialise in 19th century British and European oil paintings and early 20th century Post-Impressionist works by some of the most important artists of the period. My name is Gavin Claxton and in addition to being an art dealer I also work as a fine art expert on BBC television. Great care and much time is taken over the safe transportation of the paintings we sell. No second-hand bubble-wrap and reused cardboards boxes here! Before leaving us, each painting takes us approximately 2 to 3 hours to properly i.
Safely and securely package for transport; whether for a journey or 30 miles or 3000. Every painting is first wrapped in acid free paper and then the entire frame is enveloped in deep, dense foam U cushioning.This is then covered in numerous layers of AirCap bubble wrap, which is the best and safest product of its type on the market. The entire package is then bound in black shrink wrap (as used by airline companies) and a final later of waterproof cloth tape is applied to all corners, ends and edges.
UK clients are also most welcome to collect from us in South Buckinghamshire. We are very aware that not all of clients are in a position to pay the entire sale price upfront. Paintings will be dispatched to clients only once the total balance has been paid in full. The item "Fine Large 19thC Oil Painting of French Emperor Napoleon in Peninsular War Spain" is in sale since Sunday, November 10, 2019. This item is in the category "Art\Paintings".
The seller is "academyfinepaintings" and is located in Gerrards Cross. This item can be shipped worldwide.