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Wood Pigeons

Photo credit: Rotherham Heritage Services

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Weekes worked between 1850 and 1884. He was the son of the famous sculptor Henry Weekes. Many of his brothers and uncles were also artists. Henry Weekes (junior) was well known for his paintings of animals, and this is typical of his work.
  • Date


  • Medium

    oil on board

  • Measurements

    35 x 42.5 cm

  • Accession number

    ROTMG : OP.1977.91

  • Acquisition method

    gift from Edward Nightingale, 1908


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