JOHN SANDERSON SANDERSON WELLS RBA RI
Fl. 1872 – 1955
Outside the Globe Room at The Reindeer Inn
Signed J.S. Sanderson Wells
Old label verso: Written and signed by the artist
Stock Number: ab112/sum11
The Old Globe Room is at The Reindeer Inn, Banbury, and it is said that Charles I held a meeting in this room the night before the Battle of Edgehill, which is 8 miles distant. The… is sold for removal to America /JS Sanderson Wells/ March 30th 1912.
A British painter. Lived in Banbury and later in London. Studied at the Slade and later at Julian’s in Paris.
He exhibited a large number of paintings in London- The Royal Institute of Painters in Watercolour, The Royal Academy, The R.B.A. and others.
Painted mainly hunting scenes and coaching pictures. Painted in watercolour and oil. A number of his works were reproduced as popular prints.
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