The Rising Moon
Edward Wilkins Waite (1854-1924)
Oil on canvas
Image Dimensions : 16½" x 22½" (41.9cm x 57.2cm)
Price : £3,750
Edward Wilkins Waite Biography
Waite was born in Leatherhead in Surrey, the son of the Rev. Edward Waite, MA, and his wife Cleopha Julia (née Dukes) - there were 6 sons and two daughters in total. His grandfather, William Watkin Waite, was a miniaturist, his father an amateur watercolourist, and three of his brothers - Charles, Harold and Arthur - also became artists.