Paintings by British Isles artists, mostly from the reign of Queen Victoria
Thursday, September 5, 2013
Little is known of Georgina Lara. Even her dates are unknown; she flourished in the 1860s. She is believed by some to be the same person as Edward Masters because of a near identity of style. But in this case is the real person a female painter (Georgina Lara) masquerading occasionally as a male painter (Edward Masters), or is it the reverse? There must be an interesting story there.
A Busy Village Scene
[this painting and the next one are nearly identical to