Henry Hetherington Emmerson 1831-1895
Newcastle genre painter born in Chester le Street County Durham Between 1851 and 1893 he exhibited 54 works at the R.A. Subjects mainly scenes of Country Life in his native Northumberland. One of his patrons was the 1st lord Armstrong. and finally died in Cullercoats.
Oil on canvas 28x36ins mounted in gilt frame. (Illustrated in Artists of Northumbria by Marshall Hall (Page 118)
Provenance: Private collection Northumberland