Bellingham Smith N.E.A.C. 1866 – 1922
Born in London, Hugh Bellingham Smith first studied art at the Slade School of Art under Legros and then in Paris under Constant.
An artist of considerable talent he exhibited at many of the principal London galleries from 1891 and was elected a member of the New English Art Club.
He painted in a very distinctive style with a wide range of subject matter, often visiting Yorkshire and Cornwall for inspiration.
This excellent example retains its original frame.