Charles Bilger Spalding (1810-1871)
Oil on panel
Image Dimensions : 5¾" x 7¾" (14.6cm x 19.7cm)
Price : Sold
Charles Bilger Spalding Biography
He was a painter of sporting and country scenes was born in Reading. He first exhibited at the Royal Academy in 1840 and worked for the publisher S&J Fuller contributing a portrait of Satirist the 1841 St Leger winner to their series of Winners of the Great St Leger, Doncaster. He contributed twenty-five subjects to The Sporting Magazine including ‘Indian Scenes’ although there is no evidence that Spalding ever visited India. He died at Southampton on the 10th of August 1871.