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ANTIQUE NUMBER SA1080271: Ernest Higgins Rigg. "God's Acre". Landscape Oil Painting.

Ernest Higgins Rigg. "God's Acre". Landscape Oil Painting.

£1,280    $1,667    €1,523
Artist: Ernest Higgins Rigg. (1868-1947). Member of the Staithes Group of Artists.
 
Title: "God's Acre". Inscribed with title.
 
Signed. Date circa 1910. Oil on canvas board.
 
Size: 16"x 13". Framed size: 20 1/8"x 20 1/4".
 
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Now cleaned and framed and in very good ready to hang condition. Free UK delivery. Born in Bradford, Ernest Higgins Rigg studied at the Bradford School of Art. He went on to enrol at the Académie Julian, a prestigious private art school in Paris, popular with British artist of the late 19th Century. Whilst there, he was influenced by the French Impressionists and was encouraged to paint En Plein Air, that is, painting outdoors, capturing views and colours in natural light. He used strong brush strokes and had a great sense of colour.
 
He exhibited widely at select venues, including the Royal Academy, Manchester City Art Gallery, The Royal Society of British Artists and with the Yorkshire Union of Artists.
 
Ernest Rigg first visited Staithes in 1896, joining other young English impressionists painting in the area. He lived in Hinderwell for a while and in 1901 he was one of the founder members of the Staithes Group of Artists.
 
 
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Antique Number: SA1080271
Dateline of this antique is 1910
Height is 51cm (20.1inches)
Width is 44cm (17.3inches)
Depth is 5cm (2.0inches)
Antique #SA1080271, showcased on this page, originates from 1910. For historical context, the timeline below highlights the period when it was made:
1910
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ANTIQUE NUMBER SA1080271
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