Fetching the Water

JC Thom (1834-1898)

Oil on Panel
Size (inches): 16 (h) x 23 (w) inches
Size (cm): 40.6 (h) x 58.4 (w) cm

Thom studied at the National Academy in 1853. In 1859 he went to France with Corot and Frere in Ecouen. From 1864 to 1873 he worked in England, often exhibiting at the Royal Academy. His landscapes showed the influence of the second-generation Hudson River school painters. His genre paintings such as ‘Feeding the Ducks’ and Circus Scene’.