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JOSEPH SMEDLEY (1922 - 2016)
MALE NUDE WITH TERRIER ON CASEIN PAPER
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN
400mm x 580mm
640 mm x 890 mm
Watercolour painting of a male nude with a small terrier dog - typical of this artists work. Nice colours and detail
Dr Joseph Smedley was born in Nottingham in 1922. The son of a miner, he was to become an exhibitor at the Royal Academy (1984), as well as in Germany and New York. He held an honours degree in fine art.
Joseph Smedley's work included portraits, abstracts, conceptual works, nude studies, animal studies, architectural, local studies and more. His medium covered oil, watercolour and chalk. His collection was sold a few years a go. Joe exhibited his works in Lincoln, London (including the Royal Academy) New York and Germany - but never sold any of his works.