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Edmund Blair Leighton (British painter) 1852 - 1922, Le Billet Doux, 1915. A Love  Letter

The Athenaeum - A Nibble (Edmund Blair Leighton - ) 1914

Edmund Blair Leighton (1853-1922) was a Victorian historical painter who exhibited at the Royal Academy from 1878-1920. He was known for his "Un Gage d'Amour" and "Lady Godiva" which are housed in the Leeds Art Gallery. His paintings of elegant ladies in interiors have a similar kind of charm as those of Jacques Joseph Tissot.

1814 Edmund Blair Leighton Although the painter took some artistic license with the costumes / outfits / fashions, this is a lovely depiction of a group of young women in the Regency (Jane Austen) era.

Edmund Blair Leighton “Lady Godiva”,detail,1892. ~ETS #LadyGodiva #fairytales #art

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Lady Godiva Edmund Blair Leighton - 1892 Leeds Art Gallery (United Kingdom - Leeds) Height: 127 cm in.), Width: 152 cm in.) Painting - oil on canvas

Edmund Blair Leighton  (English, 1853-1922)  Adieu, 1901  Oil on canvas

Adieu by artist Edmund Blair Leighton. hand-painted museum quality oil painting reproduction on canvas.

ca 1840 lady

Mary Matthews Madame de La Chere by Marcel-Antoine Verdier Date painted: 1843 Oil on canvas, 115 x 88 cm Collection: National Trust